• Dom Perignon Brut Champagne 2006 - ENGRAVED Gift Box 97

    Dom Perignon Brut Champagne 2006 - ENGRAVED Gift Box


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    97pts Antonio Galloni's Vinous

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    Antonio Galloni's Vinous
    : "The 2006 Dom P̩erignon is a beautifully balanced, harmonious Dom P̩erignon that strikes an incredibly appealing stylistic middle ground. Rich, voluptuous and creamy, the 2006 shows off fabulous intensity in a style that brings together the ripeness of 2002 with the greater sense of verve and overall freshness that is such a signature of the 2004. Bass notes and a feeling of phenolic grip on the finish recall the 2003, as the Pinot Noir is particularly expressive today. After an irregular summer that saw elevated temperatures in July followed by cooler, damp conditions in August, more favorable weather returned in September, pushing maturation ahead and leading to a long, protracted harvest. The 2006 falls into the family of riper, more voluptuous Dom P̩rignons, but without veering into the level of opulence seen in vintages such as 2002. Drink 2016 - 2046." Oct 2015

    Winery:  "On the nose: The immediate impression is of the mildness of the pure, airy, bright bouquet. A floral, fruity pastel tone then unfolds and quickly darkens into candied fruit, ripe hay and toasted notes, along with hints of licorice. On the palate: The wine's opulence contained and succulent, round at heart  reveals itself in the mouth. The envelope slides and stretches, and the wine becomes more complex and edgy, silkier than it is creamy. The whole eventually melts into an exquisite bitterness tinged with the briny taste of the sea."

    Bottle: 750ml, cork
    Varietal:  Chardonnay and Pinot Noir
    Alcohol:  12.5%
    Region: Champagne, France