Krug Grande Cuvée, 2000 (Short tasting)


Winery
Champagne Krug
Country
France
Region
Champagne
Bottle size
0.75l
Grape(s)
Pinot Meunier
Pinot noir: 100%
Chardonnay: 100%
Rating
95 WB

Fill level
Label condition
Capsule condition
Eye
Clearness:
clear
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Liveliness:
alive
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Perlage:
sparkling
Nose
Aroma:
Roasted aromas, Toast, Marzipan, Dried Apricot
Mouth
Sweetness:
dry
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Acid:
alive

Aroma:
Acid, Butter, Almond, Apricot
Palate
Body:
balanced
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Alcoholic strength:
slightly
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Consistency:
pronounced
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Intensity:
sustained

Aroma:
Almond, Hazelnut, Apricot, Bread, Plum
Overall impression
A very good champagne. The slightly oxidative notes are only positive and the fine aromas of the roasting and a touch of marzipan are necessary to this champagne. Just a poem!