René Geoffroy

Empreinte Brut 1er Cru Champagne Blend

8.923 ratings
9.012 pro ratings
Aÿ, Vallée de la Marne, Champagne, France
Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier, Chardonnay
Duck, Shellfish, Goose, Mushrooms, Manchego & Parmesan, Game, Pork, Squash & Root Vegetables, Chicken, Turkey, Cheddar & Gruyere, Meaty & Oily Fish, White Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Cream Sauces, Exotic Spices, Soft Cheese, Salads & Greens, Potato, Quinoa, Farro, Brown Rice, White Rice, Pasta, Herbs, Nuts & Seeds, Stew, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Salami & Prosciutto, Salmon, Quinoa
Top Notes For
Paul Mason

Good but disappointing. Just not that complex for a vintage grower bubbly.

Good but disappointing. Just not that complex for a vintage grower bubbly.

Dec 23rd, 2014
Laurie Cole

Extremely dry. Very citrusy. Lemon pith.

Extremely dry. Very citrusy. Lemon pith.

Mar 30th, 2014
Dave Keatley

Hedonistic. Pork belly, mead, wonderful acid-derived length. mouth watering finish. Bon!

Hedonistic. Pork belly, mead, wonderful acid-derived length. mouth watering finish. Bon!

Dec 19th, 2013
Davis Smith

Sommelier Acquerello

9.7

Bottle of the Night: Didn't sell it, just cellar sippings. Perfect balance between biscuit and nougat and searing acid.

Bottle of the Night: Didn't sell it, just cellar sippings. Perfect balance between biscuit and nougat and searing acid.

Jul 10th, 2013
Matthew Cohen

Very sherry like style. Rich. Not my style but good for what it is. A bit monolithic.

Very sherry like style. Rich. Not my style but good for what it is. A bit monolithic.

Aug 12th, 2018
Neil Cornish

Toasty. Starts rich,ends bone dry. Elegant.

Toasty. Starts rich,ends bone dry. Elegant.

Feb 12th, 2016
Neil Cornish

Chalky. Nice toasty note. Sweetness on the finish. Good balance.

Chalky. Nice toasty note. Sweetness on the finish. Good balance.

Mar 28th, 2015
Benjamin Hickey

Very nice vintage champagne for the price. Bright red berries with strong acidity. Hints of aged brioche flavours on the finish which is surprisingly long

Very nice vintage champagne for the price. Bright red berries with strong acidity. Hints of aged brioche flavours on the finish which is surprisingly long

Oct 24th, 2014
Amy Currens

Sommelier/Wine Director FarmShop

9.0

Amy had this 4 years ago

Amy had this 4 years ago

Feb 4th, 2016
Adam Crane

Adam had this 5 years ago

Adam had this 5 years ago

Jan 22nd, 2015