Krug Grande Cuvée is the first and unique Prestige Champagnere-created every year,beyond the notion of vintage.
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.
It is a blend of 198 wines from 11 different years, the youngest is from the year 2012 while the oldest dates back to 1996
Its final composition is 52% Pinot Noir, 35% Chardonnay and 13% Meunier
A stay of around eight years in Krug’s cellars gives Krug Grande Cuvée 168 Édition its distinct expression and elegance.
- A light golden colour and fine, vivacious, bubbles, holding a promise of pleasure.
- Aromas of flowers in bloom, ripe, dried and citrus fruits, as well as marzipan and gingerbread.
- Flavours of hazelnut, nougat, barley sugar, jellied and citrus fruits, almonds, brioche and honey.