Dom Perignon 2006 Champagne Wine

Dom Perignon 2006 Champagne Wine
Wine Type: Sparkling Wines
Varietal Type: Champagne

Dom Perignon 2006 Champagne Wine

Country: France
Region: Champagne
Vintage: 2006
Winery: Dom Perignon
Alcohol: 12.50%
Size: 750 ml
Price: $242.99
Stock Status: In Stock

Id: 69441
750 ml   $242.99


The immediate impression of the Dom Perignon 2006 Champagne is that of a pure, airy, bright bouquet. It has a floral, fruity pastel tone that unfolds and quickly darkens into candied fruit, ripe hay and toasted notes, with hints of licorice. The wine's opulence – contained and succulent, round at heart – reveals itself in the mouth. The envelope slides and stretches, and the wine becomes more complex and edgy, silkier than it is creamy. The whole eventually melts into an exquisite bitterness tinged with the briny taste of the sea.

The weather in 2006 was mixed, but warm and dry overall. While July was scorching hot, August was unusually cool and wet. The almost summery weather in September made the vintage possible by drying out the few patches of botrytis and maturing the grapes far more than usual. The harvest began on September 11 and lasted nearly four weeks.

Dom Pérignon, a seventeeth-century cellarmaster of the Abbey of Hautvillers, is revered as the spiritual father of winemaking in the Champagne region. Keen observation, respect for nature, pragmatic creativity, technical innovation, the courage of his convictions, and patience were the instruments serving his vision. He constantly mastered and incorporated all its components and the stages of its production, from the vineyards themselves to the pressing and clarification of the wines and their preservation.


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