75cl / 12% - Bollinger's Grande Annee Rosé 2004 is a blend of 68% Pinot Noir (6% of which is still red wine) and 32% Chardonnay. This is always a stunning pink fizz and the 2004 is no exception. Anoth...
75cl / 12% - The 2005 edition of Bollinger's vintage cuvée. It could do with some further cellaring but already drinks rather well. The cépage is 70% Pinot Noir and 30% Chardonnay from grapes grown in...
75cl / 12% - A magnificent rosé fizz, salmon-pink in colour and with a depth and intensity far removed from standard-issue pink Champagnes. Grande Année Rosé is made by blending 7-8% of Pinot Noir red...
AdvantagesRefreshing and upmarket brand (after all James Bond drinks it?)
DisadvantagesToo expensive a habit to indulge as often as one likes
AdvantagesWell known brand with reliable quality
Disadvantagesa little too fizzy