Nomine Renard Brut, NV: 89 Points, Wine Spectator
Smoke and toast notes underscore the creamed apple, white cherry and chalk flavors in this lively Champagne, with a creamy mousse and a modest finish.
Nomine Renard Brut Rose, NV: 90 Points, Wine Spectator
A smoky hint of roasted almond and a touch of bacon imparts a savory accent to this firm, well-knit rosé. The fine bead carries subtle flavors of macerated plum, whole-grain toast and lemon zest.
Nomine Renard Blanc de Blancs, NV: 91 Points, Wine Spectator
Firm and focused, with a rich, smoky hint of toasted brioche carried on a lively bead and layered with more subtle notes of white peach puree, spun honey, lemon confit and pastry. Vibrant, showing ground spice and chalk nuances on the finish.