This wine is bursting with intense fruit, with a fine fizz and hints of lemon and mandarin when you take a sip. The middle part of the taste is rich and textured, with flavors of almond and cashew mixed with brioche notes. It has a delightful freshness and a really long-lasting flavor.
Cristal, the pride of Louis Roederer, is crafted exclusively in the finest years. The 2007 vintage offers a blend of 57% Pinot Noir and 43% Chardonnay. You’ll find scents of orchard fruits and honeysuckle in this champagne. When you take a sip, it’s full-bodied with rich fruitiness, yet balanced by a delightful tension and a firm finish.
- Louis Roederer
- Bottle Size
- 12.0 %
- Chardonnay, Pinot Noir
Louis Roederer Cristal Brut 2007 Champagne
The 2007 vintage of Louis Roederer Cristal Brut champagne is a comely blend of 57% Pinot Noir and 43% Chardonnay. Produced only in the finest vintages, Cristal is the flagship of the Louis Roederer house and it does not disappoint with its aromas of orchard fruit and honeysuckle. The palate is full-bodied, richly-fruited but tempered by lovely tension and grip on the finish.
Whether enjoyed as an elegant pairing with fine cuisine or simply as a celebratory toast, Louis Roederer Cristal Brut 2007 is guaranteed to impress.
History of Louis Roederer Cristal Brut Champagne
The history of this champagne dates back to 1876, when Tsar Alexander II requested that Louis Roederer create a special cuvée for him. This cuvée became known as Cristal, named after the clear glass bottles it was originally packaged in. Today, Cristal remains one of the most coveted champagnes in the world, beloved by celebrities and connoisseurs alike.
How to Store
Champagne should be stored horizontally in a cool, dark place at around 55 degrees Fahrenheit so that the cork does not dry out which could allow oxygen to enter the bottle and spoil the wine. An unfinished bottle of champagne can be refrigerated for up to one week .
What sets it apart from other Champagnes in its class
The 2007 vintage of Louis Roederer Cristal Brut has a high percentage of Chardonnay in the blend, adding complexity and elegance to the wine. The 2007 growing season was hot and dry, making for smaller grapes with concentrated flavours. This Champagne was then aged for over nine years before release, resulting in developed flavours of toast, citrus, and honeysuckle. Its creamy texture is balanced by a distinct mineral note and a refreshing acidity. All of these elements come together in a beautiful harmony, making this Champagne truly stand out among its peers. From its careful selection of grapes to its extended aging process, it’s clear that extra attention has been paid at every step in creating this luxurious bottle of bubbly. It certainly lives up to the prestige of being one of the world’s most famous Champagnes.
Louis Roederer Cristal Brut 2007 Champagne is a delicious wine that will not disappoint even the most discerning palates. Made from only Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grapes grown in premier cru and grand cru vineyards surrounding Reims and aged for 6 years before being released, this champagne is sure to delight anyone lucky enough to drink it. Order your bottle today!