Light golden color with small elegant bubbles. Tangerine, acacia honey and apple blossom on the nose. Crisp and zesty champagne with flavors of Meyer lemon, a little brioche and iodine. A hint of tangerine in the lingering finish. Pair with oysters or drink as an aperitif.

WHO: Tarlant
WHAT: Champagne
WHERE: Oeuilly, Champagne, France
WHEN: NV disgorged in 2011
HOW MUCH: around $60 (media sample)