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Brochet-Hervieux Hbh Champagne 1996 Wine Review

Brochet-Hervieux Hbh Champagne 1996

Brochet-Hervieux Hbh Champagne 1996

Champagne A.C., France

Community Score:90/100

Community Reviews: 4

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Price: $68.95

Drink: 2008-2016

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Sparkling Wine


Winery: Brochet-Hervieux

Agent: B. Cojocaru Agencies Inc.

Natalie's Score: 89/100

Campfire smoke and toasted, charred almond: aged Champagne for those who have a taste for it. Not fresh, but robust and deep.

Champagne food pairings: smoked salmon, pan-fried scallops, caviar.

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This Brochet-Hervieux Hbh Champagne 1996 was reviewed on December 30, 2016 by Natalie MacLean

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Jane Staples - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 92/100 with the following review:

Bright yellow with aromas of toasted nuts and croissants. The palate gives bright lemon, brioche and toasted almonds, with fine mousse and a long lemony, nutty finish. Perfect for lobster, smoked salmon, buttered scallops, savoury appetizers or Bouillabaise.
Tasted Nov. 2016
Monique Sosa - Accredited Sommelier rated this wine as 90/100 with the following review:

A brilliant gold Champagne that will make some wine glass look very attractive this holiday season! An overpowering mineral note hits you at first glance then comes some buttered popcorn turned caramel corn note. The palate shows high high HIGH mousey acidity. Flavours showcase a saline character with a long lemony finish. Enjoy with smoked salmon canapes. Tasted Dec 2016 - @sommsosa | bespoketastings.ca
This premier cru Champagne or Cuvée was created as a tribute to Henri Brochet-Hervieux (thus HBH), son of Louis who started production in 1943. The blend is Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Serve at 6-8 degrees Celsius. - Community Wine Reviews

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