Veuve Clicquot

Veuve Clicquot Rose' Non-Vintage

Veuve Clicquot Rose' Champagne is very well balanced and complex for a non-vintage champagne. This rose' has a history of winning awards. Veuve Clicquot Rose' ratings, tasting notes, and details are available. It is readily available in many markets.

Veuve Clicquot Rose'
Sweetness Level:
Category: Rose' Prestige Cuvée: No
Ratings (on a scale of 100)
Champagne 411 91


  Average Retail Price
Wine Enthusiast 90 12/01/13   (750 ml bottle) $65
Wine Spectator 91 11/30/13    

Tasting Notes
Appearance: Deep salmon color with tiny lively bubbles.
Aroma/bouquet: Wild strawberry, raspberry, sweet lemon, brioche with smoky notes.
Palate: Layered flavors of strawberry, raspberry, lime, biscuit. Smoky minerality.
Additional comments: Very well balanced and complex for a non-vintage champagne.
When to drink: Veuve Clicquot Rose' Champagne is ready to drink now through 2018. Veuve Clicquot Rose' typically drinks best within 4 to 6 years of release.

Rose' Details
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Label: Veuve Clicquot Rose'
Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin
Wine Category:
Sparkling Wine
Region & Country:
Champagne, France
Type (Style):
Non-vintage, Rose'
Sweetness Level: Brut
Dosage: 9 to 11 grams per liter
Prestige cuvée: No
Vineyards: NA
Grapes: 50 to 55% Pinot Noir, 28-33% Chardonnay, 15-20% Pinot Meunier.
Alcohol: 12.5%

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Veuve Clicquot Rose'

Veuve Clicquot uses the méthode champenoise for their champagne production. The Rose' is composed of 50 to 55% Pinot Noir and 15-20% Pinot Meunier (of which 12% is still red wine from several vineyards) and 28-33% Chardonnay. The blending of red wine with white helps provide consistency in color and flavor. The champagne blend of approximately 70 crus including an average 33% reserve wines up to 20 years old. The dosage is between 9 and 11 grams/liter. The champagne is aged an average of 30 months on lees.

Award Organization
Award Year
International Wine Challenge 2013 Commended
Decanter World Wine Awards 2011 Silver
International Wine Challenge 2011 Commended
Decanter World Wine Awards 2010 Bronze
International Wine & Spirit Competition 2010 Silver Best In Class
International Wine Challenge 2010 Bronze
San Francisco International Wine Competition 2010 Double Gold
Decanter World Wine Awards 2009 Silver
International Wine & Spirit Competition 2009 Silver
San Francisco International Wine Competition 2009 Gold

Recent Veuve Clicquot Brut Champagne Labels

Non-Vintage Brut

Vintage Brut

  • Vintage Rose' | 2004 | 2002 |
  • Cave Prive Rose' | 1989 |
  • La Grande Dame Rose' | 2004 |

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