No age statement
Category: Rosé champagnes
Product of: France
Perrier-Jouët Blason Rosé is given extra body and its salmon pink colour by the addition of 15% red wine from Bouzy being added to the blend. The assemblage includes around 15% reserve wines and benefits from 2-3 years on the lees before disgorgement.
Sampled on 07/08/2012
Clear, rusty salmon pink with small persistent bubbles.
Red apple skin - orchard and berry fruit with really ripe strawberry and a hint of vanilla.
Heavy berry character with more crisp red apple skin. Light toasty with almond croissant and citrus zest.
Fresh, lightly biscuity with fading berry fruit.
Closure: Champagne/cork & muselet wire cage