1996 Henriot Vintage Brut
Brightly colored with green tints. Fine, persistent bubbles. Rich and fresh on the nose. White fruit and flowers evolving towards mineral, spicy notes. Remarkably balanced on the palate. The attack is fresh and remarkably well balanced with a silky texture. Very pure and fine. This wine will be excellent as an aperitif and could also accompany refined fish dishes.
Wine.comRacy, elegant and harmonious from start to finish. Candied citrus, honey and hazelnut flavors play out on a silky texture, and all is backed by a firm but unobtrusive structure. Lovely expression of t...
International Wine CellarRating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Stephen Tanzer's International Wine Cellar on Nov-04
Wine EnthusiastRating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
Wine SpectatorRating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
Vintage ChartRating for France-Champagne: 91 (slightly better than average year)<br/><br/>Drinkability: too young, let it sit<br/>