We quaff (and rate) the finest champagnes around… And end up with a tie! But which vintages prevailed?

OUR VERDICT

PIPER-HEIDSIECK CUVÉE BRUT

The initial (and irresistible) fruity attack is deliciously moreish – and utterly unique. Sublime.

A bottle of piper-heidsieck cuvée brut a champagne with a fruity flavour

TAITTINGER BRUT MILLÉSIMÉ

Just the right balance of fizz and zing, this smooth vintage verges on addictive.

A bottle of taittinger brut millésimé a smooth champagne that is addictive

LANSON GREEN LABEL ORGANIC CHAMPAGNE

A delicate champagne with subtle hints of citrus and berries. The organic credentials are the cherry on top.

A bottle of lanson green label organic champagne a delicate French champagne with hints of citrus and berries

COLLET CUVÉE BLANC DE NOIRS

Rich and generous with a mineral finish, it packs an indulgent punch. A guaranteed crowd-pleaser.

A bottle of collet cuvée blanc de noirs a indulgent French champagne that is rich and generous

MUMM GRAND CORDON

With ripe fruit aromas chased by sweet hints of vanilla, it is sure to tickle your palate. Surprisingly light.

A bottle of mumm grand cordon a French champagne that holds hints of vanilla

NICOLAS FEUILLATTE BRUT RÉSERVE

Clean apple notes with a soft spicy finish make it one fine apéritif.

A bottle of nicolas feuillatte brut réserve a French champagne that has sweet apple tones

First printed in our sister publication France Today

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