Veuve Clicquot - La Grande Dame 2008Audacious Character
La Grande Dame 2008 has a surprising glint of light gold colour.
Initially, it reveals a strong attack, both aerial and delicate.
Upon being released it presents notes of dried fruits (almonds, figs, apricots), ripe white fruits (pears), and finally, subtle toasted notes of hazelnut and praline.
The luscious pastry notes are well balanced with the blend’s freshness and clarity.
The attack is strong and sharp.
La Grande Dame 2008 bestows a silky texture upon young fruits, carried by citrus and red fruit (cherry) notes.