Perrier-Perrier Jouet Belle Epoque Rosé 2006, Champagne, France
AWARD: International Wine & Spirit Competition, 2017 - Silver Outstanding
Producer: Champagne Perrier Jouet
Region/Appellation: Champagne Rose
Country Hierarchy: Champagne, France
Grape/Blend: Champagne Blend (Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Noir)
Wine Style: Sparkling - Delicate, rich & voluptuous
Food Suggestion: Appreciate the delectable colour and aromas of Perrier-Jouët Belle Époque Rosé 2006 on its own or with game dishes such as goose or pigeon. Alternatively enjoy with sweet desserts including fruit charlotte or red berry pavlova.
Alcohol Content: 12.5%
Colour: A robe of pale Rosé with hints of orange and a very lively mousse.
Aroma: Rounded yet delicate aromas of red fruits (red currants, raspberries and pomegranate) combine with blood orange and grapefruit. This is followed by hints of nuts, brioche, honey and caramel.
Taste: The attack is lively and fresh, yet rounded. The palate is intense, generous and powerful, yet delicate, with purity of fruit, great finesse and a long, lingering finish.