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Moet and Chandon Brut Imperial Rose NV

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Moët & Chandon:
  Moet & Chandon is one of the most well-known luxury champagne producers in the word. With over 2,500 acres of vineyards and an annual champagne production of 26,000,000 bottles, Moet & Chandon lives, breathes, and, of course, drinks champagne. The House of Moet was founded in 1743 by Claude Moet, but it wasn’t until his grandson, Jean-Remy Moet, took over that the co... Read more
  Moet & Chandon is one of the most well-known luxury champagne producers in the word. With over 2,500 acres of vineyards and an annual champagne production of 26,000,000 bottles, Moet & Chandon lives, breathes, and, of course, drinks champagne. The House of Moet was founded in 1743 by Claude Moet, but it wasn’t until his grandson, Jean-Remy Moet, took over that the company really took off and became an international luxury brand. Jean-Remy Moet strove to bring the pleasure of champagne to everyone he could, forming partnerships with both French and international clients on a regular basis. When Jean-Remy Moet sold the House of Moet to his son Victor Moet and his son-in-law Pierre-Gabriel Chandon in 1833, the ensuing partnership formed Moet & Chandon. Shortly after the new branding, in 1842, Moet & Chandon released its first vintage champagne, leading the way to even higher-quality champagne. In 1921, they produced their first prestige cuvée under the brand Dom Pérignon, named after a Benedictine monk who was an important pioneer for champagne. The first vintage released for sale was in 1936, and today it is managed by winemaker Richard Geoffroy. Read less
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Member Reviews for Moet and Chandon Brut Imperial Rose

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Snooth User: mintkid
9633553
5.00 5
10/30/2011

Outstanding!!!


4.50 5
01/17/2008

Well integrated fruit, refreshing, light bubbles. Too expensive for every day drinking but great for a special occasion.


Snooth User: atonalprime
1577901,412
4.00 5
11/30/2009

Dry and fruity with big bubbles, nutty nose and a long-lasting finish.


Snooth User: colinrchorley
330901,228
3.50 5
09/07/2009

It may be the best selling Champagne in the world but personally I can't see why that is the case. There isn't anything I can see that puts this right at the top of the NV's, the price sits in the middle of them all and I have had a lot better NV's in the past. Lots of bubbles, slightly biscuity and pale straw but its average Champagne at best.


Snooth User: LiveTheLife
3593361,068
4.00 5
02/03/2010

Best selling Champagne in the world Medium-bodied, scent of strawberries Dry and fruity with big bubbles Some peach & apple and a long-lasting finish.


Snooth User: RobertoPatriarca
138702503
3.50 5
07/30/2009

Maca and guava. Menos pao. Boa perlage mas final pouco longo


Snooth User: RobertoPatriarca
138702503
4.00 5
07/30/2009

Tostado e citrico com bastante perlage.


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External Reviews for Moet and Chandon Brut Imperial Rose

External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
01/10/2013

Probably the best selling Champagne brand in the world, with a production of over 30 million bottles a year, Moandeuml;tandrsquo;s quality is consistent. It has a ripeness and richness, and in this bottle, some bottle age. This bottling is not hugely fruity, but it has more to offer than just fruit.


External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
01/10/2013

Typical of the unique Moandeuml;t house style. Pale yellow with shades of green; balanced and harmonious with mellow but well developed flavors. Enjoy it as an aperitif, with a meal or to celebrate any special moment.


External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
01/10/2013

Rich in texture and toasty in flavor, the fruit of this wine has yet to emerge. Moandeuml;tandrsquo;s Brut Imperial will often benefit from a year in the cellar, needing time to gain in flavor complexity.


External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
07/28/2012

Just off-dry, showing apple, ginger and honey notes. Rich and soft, filling the finish with a clean, ginger aftertaste. Drink now. Tasted twice, with consistent notes.


External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
01/10/2013

While the aromatics are based on toastiness, the wine fills them out with a graceful firmness of texture. It tastes of toasted brioche, with a touch of candied lemon to heighten the flavor of buttery prawns sautandeacute;ed with leeks.


External Review
Source: Premium Wine & Spirits
04/18/2013

Rather fruity, with scents of cherries and peaches that come together in a round, easy-to-drink style. A little simple, perhaps, but this is a clean, fresh sparkler that won’t disappoint.


External Review
01/17/2009

Wine Tasting NotesAroma: lively, expressive, dominated by the scent of wild strawberries.Palate: full-bodied, zestful, assertive fruitiness.


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AROMA Lively, expressive, dominated by the scent of wild strawberries STYLE Full bodied, zestful, assertive fruitiness

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Dietary Information: Kosher, Organic

Closure: Cork


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