SKU: KRUGGCNV
This is the 169th creation of Krug Grande Cuvée. It was composed around the harvest of 2013. A blend of 146 wines from 11 different years, the youngest of which is from 2013, while the oldest dates back to 2000. The final composition is 43% Pinot Noir, 35% Chardonnay, and 22% Meunier. Krug Grande Cuvée is at the heart of the House of Krug: it is its raison dêtre. Since 1843, Krug Grande Cuvée has embodied the utmost in excellence that Joseph Krug, the founder of the House of Krug, sought to give his clients, a Champagne of extreme generosity and absolute elegance, the very best every year. The art of blending wines from so many different years gives Krug Grande Cuvée its unique fullness of flavours and aromas, impossible to express with the wines of just a single year.

Grape Variety

Champagne

Region

France

Size

750ml

Wine Style

Sparkling - full and complex

Palate

Flavours of hazelnut, nougat, barley sugar, jellied and citrus fruits, almonds, brioche and honey

Food Pairing

Enjoy as an aperitif with Jabugo ham and mature comte or serve to accompany oysters, grilled shrimps, Indian or Moroccan food, as well as desserts such as carrot cake, tarte tatin and cheesecake

Expert Review

Halliday Wine Companion - 99

Krug

Krug Grand Cuvee Champagne NV in Gift Box

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