Cuvée Royale Brut Rosé, Joseph Perrier
Bubbles • Champagne • Champagne AOC • France • 75% Pinot Noir et Pinot Meunier, 25% Chardonnay • 90/100 Wine Spectator
Cuvée Royale Brut Rosé, Joseph Perrier, Champagne, France, Champagne
Maison Joseph Perrier is a small family company founded in 1825 by Joseph Perrier. They can enjoy a beautiful location for storing bottles: the chalk quarries (crayères) dating back to Roman times.
They own 21 hectares of vineyards, conveniently located on a hillside on the edge of the Marne, and planted with the three grape varieties Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay, essential to the development of a classic champagne.
This champagne is an assembly of 25% Chardonnay, 75% Pinot Meunier and Pinot Noir and approximately 12% of red wine from Cumières. 15 different crus were used in the composition of this wine. Aging of 3 to 4 years.
The Cuvee name Royale is achieved by the fact that the house was supplier of the Crown in England for Queen Victoria and King Eduard VII.