Gaston Chiquet

Special Club Brut Champagne Blend

9.373 ratings
9.244 pro ratings
Dizy, Vallée de la Marne, Champagne, France
Champagne Blend
Squash & Root Vegetables, Meaty & Oily Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Cake & Cream, Soft Cheese, Hard Cheese, Salads & Greens, Salami & Prosciutto, Pork, Fish, Chicken, Duck, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Nuts & Seeds, Fruit & Berries, Beans & Peas, Exotic Spices, Turkey, Pungent Cheese, Shellfish, Oyster
Top Notes For
Ben Franco

Owner Winedown cafe & wine bar

8.9

Golden Amber color.. Bread, yeast Apple, old sour dough bread..some apple cider notes in the background 2005 champagne tiny bubbles really yummy learning about champagne

Golden Amber color.. Bread, yeast Apple, old sour dough bread..some apple cider notes in the background 2005 champagne tiny bubbles really yummy learning about champagne

1 person found it helpfulDec 29th, 2016
Davis Smith

Sommelier Acquerello

9.1

Lots of nougat and lemon curd and acid! And underpriced!

Lots of nougat and lemon curd and acid! And underpriced!

1 person found it helpfulOct 15th, 2016
Scott Lauck

'05 special club. Special club all day...everyday!

'05 special club. Special club all day...everyday!

Jun 19th, 2015
Andy Wedge

Really fresh and delicious, tons of citrus and great acidity.

Really fresh and delicious, tons of citrus and great acidity.

Jun 16th, 2015
Steven Gullo

Open-knit and inviting. Yeasty with flavors of red cherry and roses. Blend of 1er cru and grand cru vineyards in the Marne. Pinot Meunier dominant.

Open-knit and inviting. Yeasty with flavors of red cherry and roses. Blend of 1er cru and grand cru vineyards in the Marne. Pinot Meunier dominant.

Jun 14th, 2015
Drew Summers

Sales Northampton Wines

9.3

Laser Focus

Laser Focus

Jun 2nd, 2015
Erik McLaughlin

Vice President Seven Hills Winery

9.4

Join the Club! Mouthfilling, round, opulent. Broad, not very vigorous mousse. Ripe pear, butter cream, golden raisin, yeasty brioche. Delicious

Join the Club! Mouthfilling, round, opulent. Broad, not very vigorous mousse. Ripe pear, butter cream, golden raisin, yeasty brioche. Delicious

Apr 21st, 2015
Vinny Eng

Gaston Chiquet Special Club! Friday Love Libations. Disgorged September 2012. Rekindling and affirming.

Gaston Chiquet Special Club! Friday Love Libations. Disgorged September 2012. Rekindling and affirming.

Mar 28th, 2015
Alex Hill

Sales Director Unti Vineyards

9.3

Large scaled but with everything in perfect balance.

Large scaled but with everything in perfect balance.

Nov 26th, 2014
Darin Kendrick

Great bottle but overshadowed on this night

Great bottle but overshadowed on this night

Nov 24th, 2014