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Bollinger Non-Vintage Rose'

Bollinger Rose' is Bollinger's non-vintage rose' that has an award winning history. This complex and enjoyable champagne comes primarily from grand crus and premier crus grapes. See our tasting notes below for a description of Bollinger Rose'. Ratings are provided along with details about this non-vintage rose'.

Bollinger Rose'
Sweetness Level:
Category: Rose' Prestige Cuvée: No
Ratings (on a scale of 100)
Champagne 411 90 01/04/13   Average Retail Price
Wine Enthusiast 91 12/01/12   (750 ml bottle) $80
Wine Spectator 93 11/30/13    

Tasting Notes
Appearance: Pale salmon with fine persistant bubbles.
Aroma/bouquet: Whiffs of gingerbread and seashore opening to wild strawberry.
Palate: Nice minerality along with raspberry, strawberry and citrus. Some orange zest and hazelnuts.
Additional comments: Complex and enjoyable. There are possibly other NV rosés that are equally as fine with potentially lower price points.
When to drink: This release of Bollinger Rose' Champagne is ready to drink now through 2017. Bollinger Rose' typically drinks best within 4 to 5 years of release.

Rose' Details
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Label: Bollinger Rose'
Champagne Bollinger
Wine Category:
Sparkling Wine
Region & Country:
Champagne, France
Type (Style):
Sweetness Level: Brut
Dosage: 7 to 8 gr. of sugar
Prestige cuvée: No
Vineyards: 85% or more Grand Cru and Premier Cru.
Grapes: 62% Pinot Noir, 24% Chardonnay, 14% Pinot Meunier
Alcohol: 12%

Go to Champagne Details for a description of the above types, characteristics, and grapes.

Bollinger Rose'

Bollinger uses the méthode champenoise for their champagne production. The Rose' is typically composed of 62% Pinot Noir and 14% Pinot Meuinier (5% to 6% of which is still red wine) with 24% Chardonnay. Over 85% of the grapes used for production are from grand and premier crus. Bollinger cellars their non vintage champagne a minimum of 30 months on lees (double the minimum legal requirement). Dosage ranges from 7 to 8 grams/liter.

Award Organization
Award Year
Decanter World Wine Awards 2013 Bronze
Decanter World Wine Awards 2012 Bronze
International Wine & Spirit Competition 2010 Silver Best In Class
International Wine Challenge 2010 Gold
Mundus Vini 2008 Silver
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