£93.95/ 0.75 L btl
What does this wine taste like?
|Deep yellow / Golden glints / Fine bubbles|
|Crystallised fruit / Stone fruit / Candied citrus fruits / Confectionery / Toasty notes|
|Elegant / Powerful / Fresh / Mineral|
Drinking and storing
Sea bass / Grilled shellfish / Cured cheeses
Known as "La Grande Dame de la Champagne", Barbe Nicole Ponsardin, Madame Clicquot, raised the prestige of her winery to the highest echelons under the name of Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin. She was the wife of Philippe Clicquot-Muiron, but when she was widowed in 1805 at the age of 27, Madame Clicquot took up the reins of the family business and became its driving force, remaining true to her maxim "Only one quality, the finest". The "veuve" (widow) directed the company with...