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Billecart-Salmon Cuvée Nicolas François Billecart 2002

Billecart-Salmon, Cuvée Nicolas François Billecart 2002 This vintage has begun to open magnificently since its release, displaying remarkable complexity, yet at every moment clinging to impeccable elegance, coiled focus of…

Points 99
Krug 2002 bottle

Expert Michael Edwards provides this Krug 2002 Champagne review for Decanter, including score and tasting note.

Points 98
Gosset, Celebris 1995

Still fresh and youthful at 21 years, with every scent reminiscent of a glorious summer: honeysuckle, hawthorn, lilac, a touch of wild cherry...

Points 97
Salon Le Mesnil Cuvée S Blanc de Blancs 2002

Salon, Le Mesnil, Cuvée S Blanc de Blancs 2002 An inherent contradiction here embodies the ripeness and the stamina of 2002. This is one of the most coiled Salons: clinging…

Points 97
Krug Clos du Mesnil 2003

Krug, Clos du Mesnil 2003 Even in this bad-tempered vintage, the earth-shaking minerality of Krug’s single-vineyard Clos du Mesnil could not be dampened. It utterly trumps the phenolic grip of…

Points 97
Deutz Amour de Deutz Rosé Brut 2006

Deutz, Amour de Deutz Rosé Brut 2006 A new king has ascended in the great kingdom of Deutz rosé. It takes all the wizardry and resources of Deutz to create…

Points 97

Prestige Champagnes are usually a producer's best - and most expensive - wine. But with the trend towards vineyard wines, special cuvees and multiple bottlings, there's cause for confusion. DWWA…

Points 97
Dom Pérignon P2 Rosé 1993

This could be called the forgotten vintage, as it arrived after the Gulf War of 1992 when Champagne was in recession. It also rained at the wrong moment dashing hopes…

Points 96
Veuve Clicquot, Vintage Reserve, Champagne

It is quite something to be invited to the launch of Champagne Veuve Clicquot 2008 at Clos des Lambrays, one of the finest grands crus of Burgundy’s Côte de Nuits…

Points 96
Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs

Taittinger, Comtes de Champagne, Reims 2000 Will be similar to the 1999. Today the minerality is excessive and it’s a bit closed in a magnum format, but oh-so beautiful it…

Points 96