Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin La Grande Dame Brut Champagne Blend 2006

9.394 ratings on Delectable
$159

Tête de Cuvée from the legendary Champagne house, this wine is the real deal, Grand Cru fruit from Aÿ, Bouzy, Ambonnay, Verzy and Verzenay for the Pinot Noir (53%); Avize, Oger and Le Mesnil-sur-Oger for the Chardonnay (47%), it is delicious, ageworthy and all class.

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Ratings on Delectable

Rodney Rosser Delectable Pro

Santa came early!

Santa came early!

10

Rebecca Fletcher Delectable Pro

Warm toast, fresh yellow apple, pear, floral, and honey. M+ acid, m- body. Long finish. On the palate - lemon, minerality, and spice.

Warm toast, fresh yellow apple, pear, floral, and honey. M+ acid, m- body. Long finish. On the palate - lemon, minerality, and spice.

9.5

Christine Havens Delectable Pro

Named after the venerable Widow Clicquot herself, La Grande Dame Brut 2006 is a blend of 53% Chardonnay and 47% Pinot Noir. The nose is expressive—bioche dipped in honey, baked apple and a whisp of smoke hanging above richer aromas. The attack is deep and vinous, and there is a lovely creaminess at the center. It finishes nicely, with dried honey and chalk emerging when the bubbles have at last ceased. Tasted at Veuve Clicquot's visitor's center. 8 grams dosage | Sample

Named after the venerable Widow Clicquot herself, La Grande Dame Brut 2006 is a blend of 53% Chardonnay and 47% Pinot Noir. The nose is expressive—bioche dipped in honey, baked apple and a whisp of smoke hanging above richer aromas. The attack is deep and vinous, and there is a lovely creaminess at the center. It finishes nicely, with dried honey and chalk emerging when the bubbles have at last ceased. Tasted at Veuve Clicquot's visitor's center. 8 grams dosage | Sample

9.2

Jay Kline Delectable Pro

Disgorged 06/2014. Popped and poured. Served in white wine glasses. This bottle was proof that Champagne is often served too cold. Initially, not giving up much; showing oxidative notes. After about 45min of air and coming up to temp, this was absolutely signing. Lip smacking Bosc pear, wild strawberries and brioche. Looooooong finish lasts over a minute. Decadent wine. Happy New Year to the Delectable community!

Disgorged 06/2014. Popped and poured. Served in white wine glasses. This bottle was proof that Champagne is often served too cold. Initially, not giving up much; showing oxidative notes. After about 45min of air and coming up to temp, this was absolutely signing. Lip smacking Bosc pear, wild strawberries and brioche. Looooooong finish lasts over a minute. Decadent wine. Happy New Year to the Delectable community!

9.5

Rick Baumgarten Delectable Pro

Near even blend of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Just the right amount of toasty brioche with a touch of honey and citrus. Balance is perfect.

Near even blend of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Just the right amount of toasty brioche with a touch of honey and citrus. Balance is perfect.

9.5

Richard Haynes

Brioche, apricot, lemon rind, caramel & spice. Rich & decadent. Delish! #veuveclicquot

Brioche, apricot, lemon rind, caramel & spice. Rich & decadent. Delish! #veuveclicquot

9.4

Ryan Carey Delectable Pro

Founder Wine Confidential

2006 Veuve La Grande Dame. Very effervescent. Teeny tiny bubbles. Baked apple. Lemon peel on the finish. Very dry. Score: 95 points

2006 Veuve La Grande Dame. Very effervescent. Teeny tiny bubbles. Baked apple. Lemon peel on the finish. Very dry. Score: 95 points

9.5

Wendy Narby Delectable Pro

À wonderful wine to celebrate with

À wonderful wine to celebrate with

9.4

Stephanie Losee Delectable Pro

Boy does my boyfriend love me. Gift after I came home from Israel.

Boy does my boyfriend love me. Gift after I came home from Israel.

9.4

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