Wine Books and DVDsWine Gifts & Wine Accessories


NV Collet Champagne & Sparkling Wine "Art Deco Brut" (12/16)

Winery: Collet

Vintage: NV

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Art Deco Brut" (12/16)

Wine Category: Champagne & Sparkling Wine

Grape blend: 40% Pinot Noir, 40% Chardonnay & 20% Pinot Meunier

Region: Champagne

State or country: France

Price: $49

Cases produced: 2,500

KWG Score: 91.7 (based on 4 reviews)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good+ (91)

Review date: December 12, 2016

Wine Review: The name says it all. From the first sniff to the last sip, the Collet Art Deco changes and evolves. This golden straw colored Champagne has notes of raisin, candied orange rinds, strawberries, apple-caramel, and toast with cinnamon right on the nose. Your first sip introduces you to the medium-sized bubbles that will be present throughout your experience. The palate consists of candied fruits like orange, raspberries, and starfruit. Additional notes of candied ginger and green tea leaves make up the middle, while a mouth-watering acidity rounds out the finish. I would recommend drinking it on its own as it doesn't need a food pairing, but a nice side of bay oysters would be sublime. - Nicolay

Winemaker Notes: Collet Brut Art Deco has a bright crystal like appearance displaying a fine and elongated bead. It’s powerful, fruit driven nose with floral and mineral overtones are derived from the Chardonnay component. On the palate it has a high noted start with subtle richness and distinguished mid palate texture leading to a long and fresh finish. Serve chilled at 44-46°F with aperitifs. Pairs nicely with seafood, Mediterranean and Japanese dishes.

Organic status: not organic

Buy it: Use 1000 Corks to find stores that sell Collet Art Deco Champagne.

Bookmark and Share




Subscribers: Have you tried this wine? Rate it.

(Not a subscriber? Sign up.)

E-mail address:

Rate this wine:

  • Unbelievable (100-98) (Perfect or just about)
  • Excellent (97-94) (Wine just blows you away. Just makes you yearn for more.)
  • Very Good Plus (93-90) (Wine to impress someone, but not blow them away.)
  • Very Good (89-87) (Has character, is well balanced, & distinctive.)
  • Good (86-84) (Drinkable, ordinary, & non-distinctive)
  • Did Not Like (Not recommended &/or poor)
Your comments on this wine:





Biodynamics as applied to wine; advocates organic viticulture, avoids pesticides, and combats insects with plants.

Source: What Do You Know About Wine Calendar - Richard Nidel

Punch down
View Definition & Glossary




Ken's Wine Guide
RSS Feed



Add to Google

Red Wine Reviews & Ratings | White Wine Reviews & Ratings | KensWineGuide.com Blog | Subscribe Here For E-Newsletters | Ken's Wine Reviews & Ratings
Advertising | Contact Us | Site Map | Disclaimer