Category: Charlemagne, Guy

Guy Charlemagne: Mesnillésime 2008

Made of 100% Chardonnay from Le Mesnil sur Oger, partially vinified in oak barrels and about 4 grams of dosage. Light golden color with exquisite micro-bubbles and a soft mousse.  The nose is absolutely stunning with fig, orange oil, pineapple, dried apricot, ripe reinette étoilé apples, young mango, pomelo, crunchy durondeau pear, cocoa butter, acacia
Rating category: 90-95

Charlemagne, Guy: Mesnillésime 1999

[English] Made of 100% Chardonnay. Light golden color with regular effervescence and nice mousse.  The nose starts with green aromas like: fern, mint and spring oignon followed by typical Mesnil walnut, dried fruits, citrus, pronounced pomelo, quince, ginger, chichory root, chalk, minerals with pencil lead and a little bit toast. Creamy and vinous mouthfeel with
Rating category: 90-95

Charlemagne, Guy: Mesnillésime 2002

[English] Made of 100% Chardonnay. Lovely golden color with nice sparkle. Primary scent is like entering a bakery: crême patissière, brioche bread, candied Angelica, raisins. It evolves into citrus fruit, ripe Granny Smith, pinch of Kirsch, yeast and chalk. After a while we also smelled cigars. The wine has wonderfull tears and is fat and
Rating category: 90-95