Champagne Charles de Cazanove Brut N.V.
Appellation: Champagne AOC/ France
Grape Varieties: 60% Pinot Noir, 30% Pinot Meunier and 10% Chardonnay
The Charles de Cazanove brand is one of the oldest in the Champagne region. It was started in 1811, by Charles Gabriel De Cazanove – an unusual deviation for a man from a long line of master glassmakers. From early on in their history, Charles de Cazanove were supplying European politicians and diplomats, as well as many French presidents. In 1983, leading winemaker, Christophe Rapeneau, joined Charles De Cazanove. He modernised the winery to guarantee the authenticity of the wines being crafted. Partnering with local grape growers and partners all over the Champagne region, Charles De Cazanove craft and produce champagnes made from rich, varied assemblages - which satisfy and tantalise a wide variety of tastes all over the world.Surprisingly complex champagne, the nose displays aromas of pink grapefruit, brioche and vanilla with a touch of lemon acidity.
Rating and reviews
Wine Spectator: 92 Points
This Champagne offers an array of flavor, including toasted brioche, Gala apple, lemon zest, graphite and ginger, with a touch of honey. Elegant, but with good intensity and a moderate, nut-tinged finish.