ready-keep2002 Dom Pérignon

Product: 77906B
  • Antonio Galloni
    98/100
  • Wine Advocate
    96/100
  • Jancis Robinson
    18/20
  • Ready, but will keep

Description

The 2002 Dom Pérignon is unforgettable. Rich, sumptuous and flamboyant to the core, the 2002 captures all of the radiance of a year in which ripeness in the Chardonnays was pushed to the edge. The 2002 is oily and viscous on the palate, with tremendous textural resonance in all of its dimensions.

Tropical fruit, pastry and exotic floral notes all build as the 2002 opens up with air. I can still remember the first time I tasted the 2002, here in the Hautvillers cloister, with former Chef de Caves Richard Geoffroy. It was thrilling back then, and is every bit as memorable today.

Antonio Galloni, Vinous.com (March 2019)

{***}{region}Champagne{region}
{color}White{color}                                                                                                {maturity}ready-keep{maturity}
{maturity-text}Ready, but will keep{maturity-text}
{vintage}2002{vintage}
{ratings}
[]Antonio Galloni:: 98/100
[]Wine Advocate:: 96/100
[]Jancis Robinson:: 18/20

{ratings}        {***}
Bottle Price 75cl $2,250.00
+