Champagne Pommery Cuvée Louise 2004, 750ml
60% Chardonnay, 40% Pinot Noir
It presents itself to the eye with a nice colour and a rare elegance, where the yellow has some subtle greeny touches peeping through, providing it with a wonderful appearance of youth. The effervescence is deployed in a universe of bubbles with an extreme fineness, which linger on the surface before they disappear. Nose: On the nose it releases a quantity of unsuspected fragrances, where everything is well ordered and harmonious. It is rich, generous and silky, allowing for some notes of biscuits, resulting from the effect of the yeasts. It is extended by spicy touches, embellished by floral notes but also fresh fruit with white flesh, like greengage.
Mouth: The mouth is only the infinite extension of everything the nose was able to reveal. It enhances the olfactory sensations, all in a perfect harmony in C major. Vividness remains whilst being blended with nice flavours of hazelnut butter, yeasts and almond paste. The final has a length which is close to the infinite, highlighting the fineness, purity and nobility of this wine, made to be loved.
Cuvée Louise 2006, 375ml $3,500
Cuvée Louise 2002, 750ml $7,500
Cuvée Louise 2000, 1500ml $12,000
Cuvée Louise 1999, 750ml $8,200
Cuvée Louise 1998, 750ml $9,000