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1990 Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin Champagne Brut La Grande Dame
2 Ratings
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2 Ratings
1990 Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin Champagne Brut La Grande Dame

Wine Description

Brilliant golden color with hints of green and a fine and delicate mousse.Fresh bouquet of great finesse, dominated by white flowers, citrus and white fruit, closing with slightly toasty notes of roasted hazelnuts and almonds. Rich and round on the palate, revealing flavors both creamy and "fleshy" (white peaches). Perfectly balanced with subtle freshness and a long "noble" finish worthy of this truly exceptional vintage.

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Brilliant golden color with hints of green and a fine and delicate mousse.Fresh bouquet of great finesse, dominated by white flowers, citrus and white fruit, closing with slightly toasty notes of roasted hazelnuts and almonds. Rich and round on the palate, revealing flavors both creamy and "fleshy" (white peaches). Perfectly balanced with subtle freshness and a long "noble" finish worthy of this truly exceptional vintage.

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    Roberto Lottini

    provenienza:Regalo Gianfranco

    over 4 years
Expert Reviews
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  • Wine.com
    A luminous, deep gold/red and a persistent, fine mousse. The rich, intense nose displays notes of dried fruits (black figs, dates) and mild spices (vanilla) in harmony with a softer, almost creamy base. On the palate the texture is deep, dense and tightly woven. The structure of the pinot noir is perfectly rounded. Gracious notes of black cherries and raspberries dominate the finish. The exceptional flavor and taste of this truly great Champagne make it a magnificent accompaniment to fine cui...
  • International Wine Cellar
    Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by International Wine Cellar in Issue 99, November/December 2001 ($235) Salmon-orange with a pale rim. Deep, smoky aromas of strawberry, pear cider, cinnamon, earth and maple syrup. Very rich in the mouth, but also shows excellent verve for a wine with such volume; superripe flavors of strawberry, rose petal, iron and earth. In texture and size, this comes across more like a red wine than a rose Champagne. Spicy finish is long and gripping.
  • CellarTracker Community Tasting Notes
    Community Tasting Notes (average 93 pts. and median of 93 pts. in 2 notes)
  • Wine Spectator
    Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 10/15/99
  • Wine Advocate
    Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Advocate