Charles Heidsieck Brut Millesime Vintage 2012 NAKED BOTTLE ONLY – NO BOX

£79.00

Bottle Size 75cl
The year 2012 made news. Not often does so chaotic and challenging a vintage provide wines with such incredible balance, concentration and harmony. Today the 2012 vintage has found its place amongst the great Champagne years.
Alcohol 12% ABV
Style Vintage Champagne 2012
2012, a vintage, an evidence, a"classic" for Charles. The House has meticulously selected 10 Grands and Premiers Crus this cuvée is enticing for its pleasant smoothness, aromatic intensity and the saline freshness that is so typical of the House. Its elegance and depth make it ideal for enjoying and pairing with the most sophisticated dishes. 
Bottler Charles Heidseick
Country France
Storage Advice Best stored in a cool, dry place
It is also perfectly suited for further ageing.
Closure Cork
The Perfect Serve Serve slightly chilled in a flute
An excellent pairing with smoked dishes. A lovely vintage which will continue to develop great complexity and generosity over time." Cyril Brun
Colour/Appearance Pale Golden Yellow
with fine bubbles that are both delicate and dynamic
Grape Chardonnay, Pinot Noir
The House cultivates roughly 60 hectares of vines in the Marne and Aube regions of Champagne. The Charles Heidsieck 2008 Vintage Brut is produced from Pinot Noir ( (60%) and Chardonnay (40%), grown on the parcels of Maison à Oger, Avenay Val d'Or, Aÿ, Chantilly and many other great terroirs. The fruit included in the blend of the Brut Vintage 2008 is exclusively harvested from Premiers et Grands Crus.
Tasting Notes nose
Initially the nose shows subtle toasted and smoked notes with a touch of licquorice and earthy tones. when swirled in a glass fruity notes of apricot and fresh almonds add an extra dimension.
Palate
Mineral and taut with excellent freshness, with notes of Quince, vanilla and vineyard peaches on the mid-palate
Finish
Firm, crisp finish.

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Charles Heidseick has won more awards in the wine industry than any other house and this is testament to the quality of their wines.

A VINTAGE SUITED FOR LONG AGEING

The year 2012 made news. Not often does so chaotic and challenging a vintage provide wines with such incredible balance,
concentration and harmony. Today the 2012 vintage has found its place amongst the great Champagne years.

2012, a vintage, an evidence, a”classic” for Charles. The House has meticulously selected 10 Grands and Premiers Crus this cuvée is enticing for its pleasant smoothness, aromatic intensity and the saline freshness that is so typical of the House. Its elegance and depth make it ideal for enjoying and pairing with the most sophisticated dishes. It is also perfectly suited for further ageing.

Additional information

Weight 2 kg