Cristal" Roederer 1990

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Fabulous example of one of (if not the) Reims' finest houses. A sophisticated balance of toasty & citrus flavours with good body and long finish. ... Read more

The Louis Roederer 1990 Cristal is awesome! A classic of power and finesse, richness and delicacy, it may be the greatest Cristal I have ever taste... Read more

You won't soon forget this vivid and expressive Champagne. It packs in compound layers of citrus, vanilla, pear and nutmeg that harmonize and linge... Read more

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4.50 5
09/24/2007

Fabulous example of one of (if not the) Reims' finest houses. A sophisticated balance of toasty & citrus flavours with good body and long finish. Liquid gold - second only to 1996 it will only improve over the next few years...


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
01/17/2009

The Louis Roederer 1990 Cristal is awesome! A classic of power and finesse, richness and delicacy, it may be the greatest Cristal I have ever tasted!... Robert Parker. A Champagne Blend wine from Champagne in France. 1990 Roederer, Louis Cristal 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
03/30/2009

You won't soon forget this vivid and expressive Champagne. It packs in compound layers of citrus, vanilla, pear and nutmeg that harmonize and linger on the finish. Bright acidity makes it extra refreshing and layered. It has really opened up since la... Wine Spectator. A Champagne Blend wine from Champagne in France. 1990 Roederer, Louis Cristal 750ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
06/20/2014

The 1990 Cristal is a dramatic sweeping wine endowed with masses of apricots peaches flowers and minerals. A large-scaled Cristal the 1990 combines size with clarity and focus in a remarkably complete style that recalls the 1982. The wine remains generous on the palate with stunning length and a finish that lasts forever. The 1990 Cristal is 62% Pinot Noir 38% Chardonnay. Just a small portion of the wine (7-10%) underwent malolactic fermentation. This bottle was disgorged in late 2007 with


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
05/15/2011

The 1990 Cristal is a dramatic, sweeping wine endowed with masses of apricots, peaches, flowers and minerals. A large-scaled Cristal, the 1990 combines size with clarity and focus in a remarkably complete style that recalls the 1982. The wine remains... Robert Parker's Wine Advocate. A Champagne Blend wine from Champagne in France. 1990 Roederer, Louis Cristal 6000ml


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Source: JJ Buckley Fine Wines
11/14/2013

You won t soon forget this vivid and expressive Champagne. It packs in compound layers of citrus vanilla pear and nutmeg that harmonize and linger on the finish. Bright acidity makes it extra refreshing and layered. It has really opened up since last year... Wine Spectator.


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79047 Snooth User: CherHaw
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07/10/2008

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97 WAChampagne White 3-6 week arrival

<p>Prepared specially for the new millennium, this Cuvee is a reinterpration of the famous 1990 brut. Only 2,000 of the special bottles were produced and are increasingly hard to find. One bottle just recently sold at Christie&rsquo;s for $10,575.</p>

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