Appearance: Pronounced golden yellow, clear and bright. Delicate gossamer bubbles softly crackle; lively, majestic sustained mousse. Nose: Primary fruit aromas of white pear and peach and walnut and apricot dried fruit notes. More intense secondary aromas reveal spicy notes of pepper and ginger and red fruits subtly interweaving with the primary aromas. Palate: Clean and direct on the attack, delicate bubbles reveal magnificent mineral quality. Great structure on the palate, incredibly long on the finish and unforgettable elegance.
Ken's Wine Guide(1996 Vintage) I recently attended a vertical tasting of Palmes d’Or at Radius in Boston. Winemaker Jean-Pierre Vincent was nice enough to share many of his older vintages with us. We tried various vintages from ...
Wine Spectator(1996 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator
Wine & Spirits(1997 Vintage) Les Citadelles du Vin (2006) - Trophé Citadelles (équivalentà la médaille d or)