Veuve Clicquot La Grande Dame 2008
One of the best vintages in Champagne. La Grande Dame 2008 is an elegant, rich and complex wine. Magnificent ripe aromas such as dried fruit, praline, quince compote and truffle open the door to exceptional champagnes with an aging potential of more than 20 years. La Grande Dame is also collectible.
LA GRANDE DAME 2008
To the eye, La Grande Dame 2008 presents an appearance with bright golden hues.
On the nose, the first examination reveals a strong, ethereal and delicate attack. When opened, it has notes of dried fruits (almonds, figs, apricots), ripe white fruits (pears) and subtle toasted notes of hazelnut and praline. These pastry notes create a perfect balance with the freshness and precision of the assemblage.
On the palate, the attack is strong and sharp. La Grande Dame 2008 has a silky, yellow fruit texture carried by citrus and red fruit (cherry) notes.
Pinot Noir stands out remarkably for its freshness, minerality and power. La Grande Dame 2008 is a perfect balance of complexity, structure and power.
These characteristics combine to create an elegant balance of freshness and structure, highlighted by a perfect dosage (6g/l) that evokes the potential of this cuvée.
- FISH TARTARE
- SESAME CHICKEN
TECHNICAL IDENTITY LA GRANDE DAME 2008
SERVING TEMPERATURE: 10-12°