No age statement
Category: Wine - Sparkling
Product of: France
Lanson Extra Age Rosé is a blend of 65% Pinot Noir and 35% Chardonnay from grand cru vineyards (Avize, Chouilly, Cramant, Oger, Le Mesnil-sur-Oger, Verzenay, Bouzy) with vintage wines from 2002, 2004 and 2005. The blend was cellar aged for eight years.
Sampled on 29/01/2014
Clear, salmon pink.
Red fruits - fresh cranberry, raspberry and strawberry jam with green apple.
Red fruits with ripe strawberry, raspberry and cranberry bitterness. Good balancing acidity with rose petal, light biscuity notes and elegant spices.
Fades with maraschino cherry, red berry fruit, rusty metal-like acidity and chalky minerality.
Closure: Champagne/cork & muselet wire cage