Read Decanter's tasting notes for Pol Roger Extra Cuvée de Réserve, Champagne, France 1996 with a restrained nose, sweet appley fruit and a rich palate.

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Overall rating:

Points 92
Drink:2015-2020

Product:

Pol Roger Extra Cuvée de Réserve, Champagne, France 1996

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Pol Roger Extra Cuvée de Réserve, Champagne, France 1996

17.75pts

This shows a restrained nose, with sweet appley fruit, but it’s surprisingly reticent. In contrast, the palate is rich and full-bodied, firm yet not too assertive, and although it has become quite mellow it remains persistent and stylish. The long appley finish is excitingly racy.

Taster Stephen Brook

Price N/A UK, $141.95 Knightsbridge Wine Shoppe

Alc 12.5%