Bollinger R.D. 1997
Technical sheet · Bollinger R.D.
|Type Of Wine:||sparkling wine|
|Vintage:||1997 Other vintages|
|Volume:||75cl Other volumes|
|Grapes:||Chardonnay, Pinot Noir|
|Type Of Sparkling:||Extra Brut|
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Description · Bollinger
Bollinger R.D. 1997 (Chardonnay and Pinot Noir)
Bollinger RD 1997 (Pinot Noir 62% Chardonnay 38%)
The term RD refers to the practice of recent disgorgement; this wine is essentially La Grande Année, but with the wine left on the lees for an extended period of time, in the case of this bottle more than 10 years as it was disgorged in early 2009. The dosage is lower than for Grande Année, so the finished product is drier. This wine has one of the finest beads I have ever seen, and it has a very fine nose, full and ripe, aromatic and yet full of youthful, fresh, zesty character. It has a very pure and gentle style, fresh and elegant, certainly vivacious and polished. And yet behind this sheen of youthfulness there is a very bold and rather tertiary character. Overall, brilliantly fresh yet also subtly mature. Lovely wine.
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Posted on 18/06/17 at 04.41
Bollinger R d Brut 1997
Contents: 0, 75 l
Wine particular, the initials on the label means "recently mouthed" is processed only in exceptional vintages, the blend is composed by wines from the 75% from Grands Crus and Premiers Crus by 25%. Of a beautiful crystal clear golden color with a perlage of extreme elegance and finesse. Smell of excellent quality and elegance to the first nose reveals the classic oxidative notes, then expresses nuances of bread crust, ripe and dried fruit, acacia honey, melted butter, candied fruit and spicy notes. The taste is in a phase of full balance, creamy and soft but supported by good freshness that will lengthen the period of pleasantness, the finish is very persistent and almond. exceptional wine body and structure to follow the evolution
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Posted on 25/05/15 at 10.22
- View: Champagne Bollinger Récemment Dégorgé Wooden Case 1997 is colour gold with fine bubbles.
- Nose: Complex and elegant. Dried flowers, pear, citrus (lemons), peach, nuts. Fund mineral.
- Mouth: Fresh and lively. Elegant and structured. Long aftertaste.
GRAPES: Pinot Noir and Chardonnay.
Posted on 19/12/13 at 12.57
- View: pale straw gold
- Nose: It has attractive aromas of caramel and citrus fruits.
- Palate: A mouth attractive, very young, a touch of coffee too, but the caramel is the flavour most obvious
GRAPES: 75% Pinot Noir and 25% Chardonnay.
AGEING: Aged in cellar for at least 8 years
TEMPERATURE: 10 ºC
PAIRING: Appetizers, Poultry, Seafood, Fish Blue, White fish, soft cheeses.
Posted on 12/12/15 at 04.48
Bollinger R.d. Extra Brut 1997
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In the end, this Bollinger R.D. Récemment Dégorgé is good with a little acidity really pleasant.