mmmm, well integrated at almost 8 years old with huge biscuity and oaky flavours, but not overwhelming and a lot of nuance. I drank this on 01/01/2008 and I'm still tasting it the day after.
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Wine Tasting NotesLa Grande Annee is the Prestige Cuvee of Champagne Bollinger. It is only produced when exceptional quality harvests occur, and is the expression of Bollinger's know-how. More than the illustration of the vintage particularity, La Grande Annee is the result of the Bollinger style, of its exceptional terroir and traditional wine making techniques. La Grande Annee develops a beautiful rounded structure and combines rich, complex and intense aromas.
A pair of Reidel Champagne Flutes with a bottle of Bollinger La Grande Annee 1999 Champagne. Veuve Clicquot La grande dame is the definition of luxury praised for its 'well-orchestrated, precise, and full-bodied taste'. This gift set
Bollinger Brut Grande Annee grapes come exclusively from Grands and Premiers Crus. 17 villages have entered in the 1999 blend, 82% from Grands Crus and 18% from Premiers Crus. The blend of La Grande Annee 1999 is composed of 63% Pinot Noir and 37%
This is a cracker of a wine, it's layered and complex with freshly baked bread, lemon tart, apple pie, cinnamon, spice, toast and a whiff of smokiness. There is a comforting richness on the palate which is full of mineral laced citrus fruits, spice, chalk and herbal hints. It's fresh, vivacious, displays harmony and a refreshing acidity on the lingering finish.
A Champagne Blend wine from Champagne in France. 1999 Bollinger Brut Blanc de Noirs Champagne Vieilles Vignes Francaises 750ml
Champagne is the definition of luxury. Which makes it the perfect gift for any occasion, specially when making a toast or an impression. And, when it comes in a beautiful grape-leaf box, it's a combination that can't be beaten. 1999