Champagne Brut 'Cuvée Louise' Pommery 2005

The Cuvée Louise by pommery is a very elegant, famous and prestigious Champagne, born from grapes from Avize, Cramant and Ay, with an aging on the lees for 10 years in bottle. A buttery and warm bouquet of honey, sweet pastries and nuts are combined with notes of flowers and citrus fruits in a complex and persistent taste

150.00 €
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Champagne AOC

Grape varieties

Chardonnay 67%, Pinot Noir 33%

Category

Champagne

Region

Champagne Region (France)

Alcohol content

12.5%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

Chardonnay grapes from Avize and Cramant Grand Cru. Pinot Noir Cru from Ay Grand Cru

Vinification

Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation in steel tanks, selection of the best cuvée and second fermentation in bottle according to the Champenoise Method

Aging

120 months on the lees

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Wine Enthusiast
2004
95 / 100
Wine Spectator
2004
93 / 100
Decanter
2004
91 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
10°-12°C
Glass
Ballon Flute
Ballon Flute

Perfect for champagne and method champenoise sparkling wines, because the narrow cup with bottom tip lets the development of perlage without dispersing the bubbles. The body, slightly wider than a regular flute, enhances the intense and complex aromas of the wine, while the narrow opening helps their concentration

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can cellar it for over 5 years

CHAMPAGNE BRUT 'CUVÉE LOUISE' POMMERY 2005 DESCRIPTION

Colour Intense straw yellow with very fine perlage

Scent Complex and very rich, with scents of citrus fruits, butter, sweet pastries, white flowes, honey and nuts

Taste Smooth, creamy, elegant, complex and pleasantly toasted, with a long persistence

producer: Pommery

Main wines
Champagne
Foundation year
1856
Hectares of vineyards
55
Annual production
5.000.000 bt
Enologist
Thierry Gasco
Address
5, Place du Général Gouraud - 51689 Reims (Francia)

Perfect to drink with

  • Fish Tartare - Carpaccio
  • Risotto with Seafood
  • Steamed fish-crustaceans
  • White Meat Stew
  • Warm Fish Appetizers