Krug: Grande Cuvée

[English] Degorgement date unknown. Made with 50% Pinot Noir, 15% Pinot Meunier and 35% Chardonnay. Nice golden color with not a lot of bubbles. Very full, interesting scent of citrus fruit, mint, peer and yeast. After a while I smell mushroom and coconut. The taste is very fresh with mainly citrus fruit but also bitter
Rating category: 80-89

Moët & Chandon: Dom Pérignon 1996

[English] Made of 50% Pinot Noir and 50% Chardonnay. Lightgolden color with quite impetuous sparkle and nice mousse. The scent is interesting but not an explosion of aromas: lovely sweet yeast, earthtones, minerals, woodland mushrooms and strawberry. After a while the strawberry scent disappeared and we smelled crème patissière, cake and even some mint. We
Rating category: 90-95

Vesselle, Alain: St. Eloi

[English] Made of 50% Pinot Noir and 50% Chardonnay. Light golden color with small bubbles that don’t last long. In the scent: pear, toast, liquorice, pepper and some creamy cheese. The taste is full bodied and complex with apple, pear, yeast and liqueur. Quite a long and warm aftertaste. Unfortunately an unpleasant taste of apple
Rating category: 80-89