Louis Roederer, Cristal 2008

RRP £225

An elegant expression. Refined in texture and sporting a taut structure, this remains restrained and ungiving at the moment, but its class is clear to see: tremendous potential for beauty in the long term. (Xavier Rousset MS)

Score

Wine Details

Colour

White

Wine Style

Sparkling

Grape Varieties

Pinot Noir (60%), Chardonnay (40%)

Alcohol

12%

Bottle size

75cl

Drink dates

2020 - 2040

Origin

Country

France

Region

Champagne

Sub-region

Champagne AOP

Tasting Information

Name of Tasting

Icon Champagne

Type of Tasting

Panel Tasting

Blind

Yes

Tasted by

Christelle Guibert, Xavier Rousset MS, Peter Liem, Essi Avellan MW

UK Stockist

Global Stockist

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