68 Ratings
Louis Roederer Cristal Brut Millesime
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Wine Description

(From 2006 Vintage) The 2006 Cristal is one of the most towering, structured young Cristals I can remember tasting. Roederer is among the first, if not the first, major house to release its tete de cuvees. Young Cristal can often deceive with its open, seductive personality, but that is not at all the case here. The 2006 is majestic, powerful Cristal that is going to need bottle age. Today it is massive, tightly coiled and imposing, with tons of structure, phenomenal balance and plenty of potential for the future.

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2005 Vintage) The iconic Roederer Champagne, Cristal’s latest release, brings a perfect balance of richness and age worthiness. It is full of apple flavor, and the mousse is very fine and almost imperceptible.

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 11/30/03.
  • Wine & Spirits
    Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine.
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by The Wine Advocate.