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Champagne Collard-Picard Cuvee Prestige Brut

 
Country: France
Region: Champagne
Type: Sparkling
Producer: Collard-picard
Grape: Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Noir
Bottle Size: 75cl
Vintage: 0
Body: Medium bodied
Alcohol: 12.5%
Sweetness: Brut

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‘Great discovery…exquisite…warm brioche…lovely richness’ "A sip is a proper sliver of luxury" - Victoria Moore (The Telegraph) Now made from 7 vintages, aged for a further 3 years in bottle. Collard-Picard is one of the great independent Champagne houses.


Tasting Notes

The current release is a blend of 7 vintages, kept in large oak foudres for 15 months and aged for a further three years on the lees before disgorgement.This i very special! WINNER OF the COUP DE COEUR for BEST CHAMPAGNE IN ITS REGION. 50% Grand Cru Chardonnay, 25 % Pinot Noir, 25% Pinot Meunier.


Press Note:

"A gleaming, quiveringly good chardonnay-based champagne (with 25% pinot meunier and 25% pinot noir). It is both luscious and taut, like a lemon tart from an expensive patisserie, with exquisite pastry and sharp, icing sugar-dusted, filling. In contrast to the nice but forgettable supermarket bottles that have flooded our lives, Collard-Picard Cuvée Prestige pauses the world. A sip is a proper sliver of luxury." – Victoria Moore, Telegraph Weekend, April 11, 2015 BEST CHAMPAGNE FOR CHRISTMAS 2014.- The Telegraph "This is a great discovery, made by Champenois couple Olivier Collard and Caroline Picard. This is predominantely grand cru Chardonnay with an equal blend of premier cru Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier, and is a blend of four vintages; 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008. It is matured in 700 litre foudres for 15 months and aged for a further three years in bottle before disgorgement. The result is exquisite, with notes of melon and warm brioche. Lovely richness on the palate with ripe apricot and sweet apple characters with a hint of honey on the finish. Taster: Christelle Guibert. Alc 12.5%" "A great example of a progressive grower champagne house, now with cellars on the prestigious Avenue du Champagne in Epernay." Rose Murray Brown MW 'This is a great discovery, made by Champenois couple Olivier Collard and Caroline Picard. This is predominantely grand cru Chardonnay with an equal blend of premier cru Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier, and is a blend of four vintages; 2011, 2010, 2009 and 2008. It is matured in 700 litre foudres for 15 months and aged for a further three years in bottle before disgorgement. The result is exquisite, with notes of melon and warm brioche. Lovely richness on the palate with ripe apricot and sweet apple characters with a hint of honey on the finish.' Christelle Guibert


Customer Comments:

"Can we get another case of this fabulous champagne Collard-Picard Prestige please" Susannah M. "The champagne was a big hit! Many thanks for your help in placing the order so quickly and the speedy delivery." Mr B.E. (19/11/13)

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