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Wednesday, 14 January 2015 00:00

Exlusive Champagne Laurent-Perrier

Champagne lovers the world over are today discovering or rediscovering the pleasure and subtlety of Laurent-Perrier Demi-Sec, quite simply because they have learned how to appreciate it.

 

Fresh, rich and intense, it is the ideal partner for sweet & savoury combinations and in particular magnifies desserts and cakes.

45% Chardonnay, 35% Pinot Noir, 20% Pinot Meunier

Over 55 crus rated an average 94% are used in the make-up of Laurent-Perrier Demi-Sec. Up to 20% of reserve wine is sometimes included to guarantee the perfect regularity of Laurent-Perrier Demi-Sec, year-in, year-out.

Vinification & Ageing
A minimum three years’ ageing. The wine then receives a dosage liquor comprising a cane sugar syrup and wine from the same cuvée, taking the sugar content to 40g per litre.


Aspect
A quite intense, brilliantly elegant, golden yellow.

Nose
Intense and rich on the nose. It opens with top notes of dried fruit, almonds and hazelnuts, with grilled or toasted aromas. After several years in the bottle, the nose evolves towards rich hints of honey and pine sap.

Taste
The wine is rounded and generous. On the palate it is warm and rich, with roundness dominating.