Monday, September 2, 2013

Pierre Mignon Champagne Brut NV 90 Points

Buyers own brand exclusive to Spar group South Africa at around R 299 retail, very well made, structured with depth of flavour, fairly rich for a NV, the higher proportion of Pinot Meunier shows it's instant maturity, long lenght, seek it out.

Alcohol: perfect | 12% abv

Origin: Le Breuil, Marne Valley | France

Notes: citrus | brioche | nutty | honey | toast

Ideal drinking occasions: anytime

Serve with: savory dim sum

Drink: now until 2016+