Charles Heidsieck – Brut Réserve vertical

C Heidsieck MEC 2017 front label

An international tasting of eight wines that beautifully demonstrates the ageing potential of Charles Heidsieck's non-vintage champagne, frequently referred to as Mis en Cave.

You won’t see the words mis en cave en on a brightly coloured oval label on the front of a Charles Heidsieck non-vintage Brut Réserve these days, as you can see from the current release above, but the original idea of highlighting the age – and the harvest year of the most important base wine – of these exceptional non-vintage wines is unchanged.

This international Zoom-enabled tasting of eight examples of the Charles Heidsieck Brut Réserve...