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Bollinger La Grande Année 2000

Bollinger La Grande Année 2000 is an award winning vintage brut champagne This fresh clean champagne has nice acidity. Bollinger La Grande Année 2000 ratings are provided along with more details about this vintage champagne.

Bollinger La Grande Année 2000
Sweetness Level:
Type Category: Basic Prestige Cuvée: No
Ratings (on a scale of 100)
Champagne 411 92 09/06/12   Average Retail Price
Wine Enthusiast 95 12/01/10   (750 ml bottle) $134
Wine Spectator 92 11/15/10    

Tasting Notes
Appearance: Medium gold with persistant fine bead.
Aroma/bouquet: Fresh gingerbread, brioche, lemon/lime, almonds and a touch of honey.
Palate: Peach, lemon, apple, toast. Creamy texture.
Additional comments: Fresh and clean. Nice acidity.
When to drink: Bollinger La Grande Année 2000 Champagne is ready to drink now through 2016.

La Grande Année 2000 Details

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Label: Bollinger La Grande Année 2000
Champagne Bollinger
Wine Category:
Sparkling Wine
Region & Country:
Champagne, France
Type (Style):
Sweetness Level: Brut
Dosage: na
Prestige cuvée: No
Vineyards: 76% Grand Crus and 24% Premier Crus
Grapes: 63% Pinot Noir, 37% Chardonnay,
Alcohol: 12%

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Bollinger La Grande Année 2000

Bollinger uses the méthode champenoise for their champagne production. La Grande Année 2000 is composed of 63% Pinot Noir and 37% Chardonnay with 76% from grand crus and 24% from premier crus. Disgorgement occurs in numbered lots for their prestige cuvée, but all are aged on lees for a mimimum of 6 years (at least twice the minimum legal requirement). Bollinger vinifies and ages their vintage cuvées in barrels.

Award Organization
Award Year
Decanter World Wine Awards 2010 Silver
International Wine Challenge 2010 Silver
Le Guide Hachette des Vins 2010 3 Stars Coup de coeur
Mundus Vini 2009 Great Gold
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