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Heidsieck & Co. Monopole Champagne Blend Champagne Blue Top Brut 2006
Appearance: Light yellow colour, with green highlights. Nose: Strong and generous nose, slighty woody and spicy, characterised by an aromatic richness blending toasty and buttery aromas. Palate: An unreserved palate, full, fruity and well-structured taste. Drinking occasions: A vigorous and lively wine, ideal as an aperitif. With a meal, it is a perfect accompaniment to seafood and white meats.
I'm not a champagne aficionado, and bubbly means headache, but this is probably the best sparkling wine I can remember
"It is no wonder that HEIDSIECK & C° MONOPOLE distributed 1 million bottles world wide during 1895 and was considered by connoisseurs as a very great wine." A full and fruity flavour in the mouth.Fine bubbles, creamy mousse and a lingering finish. Strong and generous nose. Slightly woody. Considering I bought it at 15 euro per bottle (about half price of normal retail), super bargain !
The champagne is a lovely dark wheat color. It releases a bouquet of warm brioche, citrus, and crisp apples. There is a slight mineral, creamy taste with a lingering finish. It went well with oysters and desserts. On its own, it has a slightly dry finish, but balances nicely when paired with food - and it can be paired with different cuisines.
by far one of the best values in champagne...recomended by friend @ K&D wines on madison ave nyc...for the price blows out yellow label...you will not be disappointed!!
Three and a half glasses
External Reviews for Heidsieck & Co. Monopole Champagne Blend Champagne Blue Top Brut
winemakers notes: Wine Spectator Top 100 of 2007! "Elegant and expressive, this delivers floral, pear and toffee flavors matched to a creamy texture. Beautifully integrated, this lingers nicely on the mineral finish. Drink now through 2010." Wine Spectator 91 Points critical acclaim: "Impressively fine bubbles cascade up from the bottom of the glass, suggesting richness and elegance. Theres a lush creaminess in the mouth, packed with flavors of candied orange, apricot and pineapple. The wine scores a flavor bulls eye in every possible way, from the textured, enticing bouquet to the rich, mouth-filling fruit and on through the lingering, precise and powerful finish." 93 Points, Wine Enthusiast
60% Pinot Noir 40% ChardonnayWinery NotesYellow color with gold highlights. Fine bubbles and creamy mousse. Strong and generous nose. Slightly woody. Round mouth feel and a lingering finish. Champagne Heidsieck & Co Monopole Premiers Crus is ideal as a gift, an aperitif, and combines also very harmoniously with white meat.
Mouthfilling and slightly sweet, this brightly flavored brut feels soft and rich in texture and delivers ripe apple and pineapple flavors. Drink now.
Earthy and dusty on the nose, and this impression continues on the palate, where flavors of powdered limestone emerge. Medium-weight, with a finish that turns slightly sour. Lacks fruit, but gets the job done.
Candied apple character, with a hint of red berry and a refined texture, mark this elegant, medium-bodied bubbly, which is fresh, with a moderate finish.