The Cristal is certainly the most famous wine of the Roederer maison and this 2008 blend certainly does justice to its fame. Made only in the "great vintages", when the maturity of the chardonnay (about 45%) and the pinot noir (55%) that compose it is perfect, it ages in the cellar for 6 years and rests 8 months after disgorgement.
mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";color:black">Warm straw yellow and bright, with a very fine and persistent perlage. It is expressed on the nose initially with floral and citrus notes, to then open up to hints of anise and mint and close on spicy and toasted traces. On the palate the typical acidity of the thousandth is integrated in a very...
Taste: The aromas are accentuated with fine and refined bubbles. The finish is intense and very fresh. Bouquet: The Grand Cuvée reveals intense aromas of hazelnuts and delicate floral notes Color: Extremely bright gold and furrowed by very minute and infinite bubbles. Alcohol content: 12% What to pair it with: Excellent regardless, from an aperitif to the...