Why to buy: Pierre Peters crafts blow-your-mind Champagnes that are crisp with amazing depth; they’ve got that coveted Krug-esque profile and pair magically with almost any kind of meal.
Nose, palate and pairing: A riot of flowers and brioche on the nose. Ripe, dynamic, powerful palate with a long finish. As good as many vintage wines. Perfect for the kind of food that ushers in the fall weather: Tomato salads, meaty pasta dishes and roasted meats.
Varietals: 100% Chardonnay
Appellation: Côte des Blancs
Brand: Gilt Wine