Elaboration of Krug Grand Cuvée Brut With Gift Box
Krug Grand Cuvée Brut With Gift Box (Chardonnay and Pinot Noir)
- View: Sparkling wine deep golden color and complex, with flashing green and bright lights. fine bubbles and vivacious, predicting fullness and elegance are observed.
- Nose: Dismiss flowers in bloom, ripe and dried fruit, marzipan, gingerbread and citrus. Its scent is attractive, small notes of vanilla and wood.
- Mouth: While testing this wine goes, surprising notes of toasted hazelnut, nougat bread, barley sugar and fruit jelly that delight the palate. Even it has touches of apples on the tree, ripe and dried fruits, sweet spices, with notes of brioche and honey. Also, in contact with the mouth, exceptional freshness is distinguished with rich spicy flavors of lemon and grapefruit enhanced by the subtlety of its fine and elegant bubbles.
APPELLATION: Champagne (France).
GRAPES: Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier.
AGEING: The Krug ferment the grapes in French oak barrels (being the only Champagne that does), before moving on to bottle, where it can remain for up to eighteen years, waiting for the right time to go to the market and offer their charms.
PREPARATION: This sparkling wine is made by hand, from the harvest to the assembly. It is fermented in French oak barrels, where they can stay up to eighteen years before moving to bottle. This step wooden attaches great longevity to the wine, which can remain long years without losing qualities. El Grande Cuvee champagne is a highly complex, is a mixture of at least fifty different wines the three varietals, from twenty to twenty five small vineyards and from six to ten different vintages vintages.
WINE PAIRING: It is suitable accompaniment for red meats, lamb and fish sauce. As well as seafood, crab and lobster.
RECOMMENDED SERVING TEMPERATURE: 9 ° C
Krug was founded in 1843 by Johann-Joseph Krug, a German immigrant from Mainz.More about the Winery