Piper-Heidsieck Brut Vintage 1995
Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
Number 13 on Wine Spectator Top 100 Wines of 2004
"Everything is in the right place, but it's all about the texture. Silky smooth and creamy on the palate, evoking coffee, toast and hazelnut flavors, with accents of citrus and berry. Very refined and classy, with a long, long finish. Drink now through 2010. 1,000 cases imported."
The 'Piper' style plays on a register of freshness, vivacity and fruitiness. Piper-Heidsieck wines are joyful, youthful champagnes, with aromas of citrus and pip fruits contributing to their sense of liveliness. Consumers are pleasantly surprised when they taste these wines for the first time. If they were to be defined as a fragrance, they would be described as belonging to the Floral-Fruity-Fresh perfume family. These are wines that ring true, with great appeal yet good,... View More