La Cuvée de Laurent-Perrier: a perfectly balanced Champagne
La Cuvée de Laurent-Perrier is a Champagne wine whose blend is solely derived from the must of the cuvée. This cuvée is composed of 50 to 55% Chardonnay, 30 to 35% Pinot Noir and 15 to 20% Pinot Meunier, to which 20 to 30% reserve wines are added. In total, over 100 wines are used in the making of this cuvée, which is aged for a long time in the cellar.
At tasting, La Cuvée de Laurent-Perrier displays a pale gold color, with fine bubbles and a long string of foam. The nose develops delicate fragrances of fresh citrus and white flowers. One may then detect more complex notes of vine and white fruit. On the palate, La Cuvée de Laurent-Perrier is perfectly balanced, simultaneously both fresh and fine. The wine reveals tasty touches of fruit at the end of the palate.