Pinot Meunier

Champagne Jacquart Brut Mosaïque NV (£25 Majestic, Great Western Wine) An attractive mix of richness and crispness, with tangy apple (fresh and cooked) flavours combining with toasty maturity. S- Champagne Canard-Duchêne Authentic Green NV (£30-£35 Oddbins) Feels rather heavy-footed, with sulphury overtones dampening the flavours. Not a success. C(-) Champagne […]

Wine Tasting Video: Three Non-Vintage Champagnes

Les Pionniers Champagne 2004 (£25.99 Co-operative) Young, lively and fresh style with broad, rich citrus fruit flavours and a green apple bite, not huge complexity, but a rich, honest juicy style. B(+) Champagne Duménil Brut Millésime 2004 (N/A in the UK) Smells as if it’s going to be quite sleek […]

Wine Tasting Video: Four Champagnes