Pol Roger Cuvee Sir Winston Churchill Brut 2004, Champagne, France


Sir Winston Churchill was Pol Roger's most illustrious devotee and customer. This Champagne is made in his honour. Churchill's relationship with Pol Roger dates back to 1945, although he had been a loyal customer as far back as 1908.

Pol Roger Cuvee Sir Winston Churchill Brut 2004, Champagne, France

  • PRESS: Decanter - 98 points.

    Wine Enthusiast - 97 points.

    Producer Champagne: Pol Roger

    Region/Appellation: Champagne Brut

    Country Hierarch:y Champagne, France

    Grape/Blend: Champagne Blend

    Food Suggestion: The weight, balance and mineral freshness means that this champagne could be served with Parmigano Reggiano matured for 18 months, a stuffed capon "facon demi-deuil" or sweetbreads cooked with morels.

    Wine Style Sparkling - Dry & Full Bodied

    Alcohol Content 12%

    Colour: Deep golden-yellow colour with a continuous thread of lingering bubbles.

    Aroma: The elegant nose delivers intense and complex aromas, dominated by enticing notes of dried fruit, toasted almond and honey.

    Taste: Full bodied, boasting a powerful, rich structure, yet well-balanced with a refreshing acidity and flavourful notes of citrus fruit. The finish shows a remarkable length, with creamy notes of butter combined with rich fruitiness of Mirabelle plum and tart, ripe pear.