Thursday, May 23rd, 2024
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Big Scores for 2015 Cristal

Recently we did "Weekday Cristal", today we have the real deal...just a couple boxes available of the new 2015 vintage.  The reviews are in and pretty stunning across the board.

2015 Louis Roederer Champagne Cristal
JG98, TWI98, VM96, WA95+

"It delivers a beautifully refined aromatic constellation of apple, nectarine, a superbly complex base of chalky minerality, a touch of raw almond, pâtissière, white flowers and a very, very discreet hint of oak. On the palate the wine is deep, full-bodied and utterly seamless in its perfect balance, with a marvelous core, superb soil signature and grip, zesty acids and a very, very long, focused and complex finish. 2015 is a riper year in Champagne and this seems to have dovetailed brilliantly with the classic Cristal style of mineral signature, precise fruit tones and great structural integrity. This is destined to be a great, great classic vintage of Cristal!" - John Gillman, May 2023

"I have tasted the 2015 Cristal three times so far - once as part of an extensive vertical I will be reporting on shortly, and then later in my office. Those tastings paint a portrait of a complex Champagne that is still finding its center. Tasted at the maison, the 2015 is rich, dense and explosive, with tremendous textural intensity and also a good bit of energy to back it up. Citrus confit, spice, ginger, chalk and dried flowers abound in a Champagne endowed with tremendous aromatic presence in a style that offers notable richness, but lighter than vintages such as 2012. There is a bit of the savoriness that is such a signature of the year, but it is nicely integrated in the wine’s fabric." - Vinous, May 2023

Orders which include wines marked PRE-ARRIVAL that are combined with in stock items will be available for shipping/collection once all items have arrived at our warehouse.

If you place an order it may be held for more favorable shipping weather.  If you would like to discuss expedited shipping options just contact us.  Orders are automatically insured for $100, you can add additional insurance at checkout.

Automatically receive a discounted ground shipping rate when you order a full case of 12 bottles (mix and match - 750ml only).  Shipping promotion not valid for combination with previous orders.  Pricing for this offer only and not retroactive.


-The Bottle List

2015 Louis Roederer Champagne Cristal (PRE-ARRIVAL)

Louis RoedererChampagne Blend  |  France  |  Champagne

   750mL $270... BUY