Champagne Bollinger La Grande Année Rosé 2007
Chardonnay, Pinot Noir
The subtil blend of a great champagne and a unique red wine
Blend of the 2007 vintage: 72% Pinot Noir, 28% Chardonnay.
14 crus: mainly Aÿ and Verzenay for the Pinot Noir; Cramant and Oger for the Chardonnay – 92% Grands crus and 8% Premiers crus.
6% red Côte aux Enfants wine.
Exclusive use of the cuvee. Fermented entirely in barrels.
At Bollinger, only very high quality harvests become a vintage: The year 2007 was an exceptional one, revealing a very refreshing champagne that brings out the full impact of the fruit./Maturation: Cellar aged for more than twice the time required by the appellation. Sealed with a natural cork whilst ageing./Dosage: Low, 7 grams per liter.
To the eye: A delicate coral tint.
To the nose: Redcurrant and dried g aromas accompanied by a minty touch: notes of blond tobacco and dried flowers.
On the palate: A wine with ne, delicate flavours; notes of mirabelle plum, kirsch and freshly cut grass; a beautiful aromatic structure.