1999 Roederer, Louis Cristal

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  • Champagne Blend
  • 1.5L
  • WA 98
  • IWC 92
  • WS 91

Reviews for 1999 Roederer, Louis Cristal

WA 98
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, December 2005
One of the finest Champagnes I have ever brought to my lips the 1999 Cristal bursts from the glass with fresh hazelnut and apple scents. Elegant deep and silky-textured this medium to full-bodied beauty is immensely... One of the finest Champagnes I have ever brought to my lips the 1999 Cristal bursts from the glass with fresh hazelnut and apple scents. Elegant deep and silky-textured this medium to full-bodied beauty is immensely concentrated pure packed with apple flavors and astoundingly long in the finish...
IWC 92
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, December 2006
Light gold. Vibrant tangy aromas of apple pear white peach and minerals. Wound tight right now only reluctantly offering up flavors of fresh orchard fruits herbs and pepper. Finishes zesty and long. Seems less deep than... Light gold. Vibrant tangy aromas of apple pear white peach and minerals. Wound tight right now only reluctantly offering up flavors of fresh orchard fruits herbs and pepper. Finishes zesty and long. Seems less deep than the 1997 bottling; is this just in a sullen youthful stage?
WS 91
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, November 2006
High-toned and floral with hints of coconut and spice. Firm and lively. Needs a little time to integrate and resolve the fine mousse with the tactile finish. More backward and powerful than most 1999s this has potential... High-toned and floral with hints of coconut and spice. Firm and lively. Needs a little time to integrate and resolve the fine mousse with the tactile finish. More backward and powerful than most 1999s this has potential. Drink now through 2015. 29000 cases made.