Grand-Cuvee-Tradition-Bottle

Grande Cuvée
Tradition

Prestige and Exception

A shimmering pale gold, this vintage is remarkable for the finess of its bubbles, and the complexity of its flavours, which make it the Champagne Laurenti’s premium product.

The Details

Appellation
Champagne, France
Assemblage
50% Chardonnay

50% Pinot Noir

Profile
Brut
Ageing
3 years in oak barrel, 6 years total cellar
Size
750mL; Magnum (1.5L)
Alcohol
12%
Dosage
12gm/L
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Decanter World Wine
Awards, 2012: Bronze

Tasting Notes

Appearance
a shimmering straw gold
Aroma
fresh, warm bouquets of hot brioche, pastry and cooked apples.
delicious toastier notes of almond paste and quince jelly.
accents of smoky wood.
Palate
richly complex with buttery oak, and vanilla
delicious sumptuous notes of white fruit compote (pear & ripe apple)
aging in oak barrels brings a note of honey, more lightly of wood
remarkable for its caress of fine bubbles with silky smoothness
Serving Temp
7-8°

Food Pairing

A champagne with a good vinosity that makes an admirable accompaniment to:
  • Pork
  • Rich fish (salmon, tuna, etc)
  • Shellfish, scallops, crab and lobster
  • Fresh or pan fried foie gras
  • Mild and soft cheese