Concernant le Champagne Philipponnat 1522 Rosé 2008
Champagne 1522 Premier cru Rosé 2008 is an outstanding rosé champagne, sourced from the superb terroir of AY. Vintage 2008 gave birth to an exceptional wine whose high concentration and ageing potential is huge.
This cuvée is elaborated from 60% Pinot Noir, 30% Chardonnay completed by 10% of Pinot Noir vinified in wood barrel, without malolactic fermentation in order to preserve its freshness and to offer a greater complexity.
With extremely fine bubbles, this cuvée unveils a fruity nose with citrus and orange blossom fragrances. The palate is fruity, gourmand and offers papaya and orange blood aromas. The final is very fresh and of a beautiful minerality.
The exceptional quality of this champagne allows a low sugar dosage alike an Extra-Brut (4,25g/l). The disgorgement date is written on each bottle.
Following 8 years of raising in cellar, this refined and delicate cuvée can be stored for at least 10 years.
Champagne 1522 Premier cru Rosé 2008 is delicious with lamb, seafood and especially crustaceans, and with strawberry and raspberry desserts.