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The Story

At the end of the 17th Century, Dom Pierre Pérignon stated his ambition to create ‘the best wine in the world’.  On 29 September 1694, Dom Pierre Pérignon wrote that his mission was to create “the best wine in the world.” He dedicated himself to improving viticulture techniques, perfecting the art blending grapes from different crus, and introduced the gentle and fractional pressing to obtain white wine from black grapes.Ever since, the House of Dom Pérignon has perpetuated this visionary approach instilled by its founder, one that remains a hallmark of true luxury: the constant reinvention of the exceptional.

 

Under the creative leadership of cellar master Richard Geoffroy, Dom Pérignon is reinvented with every vintage. The miraculous concept of assemblage – the delicate balance between Pinot Noir and Chardonnay – and the commitment to Vintage are instrumental in the act of creation, revealing the wine's extra soul. Precise and tactile to the point of seamlessness, tense through rhythm and vibrancy, vigorous and fresh yet mature, intense and complex – such is the sensual style of Dom Pérignon: so inviting, yet so mysterious...

The core of the blend are the eight historical Grands Crus, Aÿ, Bouzy, Verzenay, Mailly, Chouilly, Cramant, Avize and Le Mesnil, plus the legendary Hautvillers Premier Cru. Dom Perignon also has the unique privilege of being able to select grapes from all 17 Grands Crus in Champagne. giving birth to Dom Perignon's highly intriguing contrast".

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13 tasting notes

Tasting note

color

Brick red and Clear

nose

Open, Complex and Charming

taste

Average in Acidity, Low alcohol content, Balanced, Multi-dimensional, Light and Dry

Written Notes

A 1969 Dom Perignon Rose was very red and typically dirty, as old DP Roses are prone to be. Honestly, I am just not fans of them (90).

  • 90p
Not as rich as the '62, but composed more like the '71. Both the bouquet and flavor are very reminiscent of high-class red Burgundy. Leather, truffles, red beet, raspberry, and chocolate are just a few of the wonderful things one can associate with this precious nectar.
  • 96p
Good looking magnum size bottle.
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Origin

Reims, Champagne

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 John Kapon / CEO / Ackerr Merrall & Condit, Pro (United States)  tasted  Dom Pérignon Rosé 1969  ( Moët & Chandon )

A 1969 Dom Perignon Rose was very red and typically dirty, as old DP Roses are prone to be. Honestly, I am just not fans of them (90).

8m 15d ago

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 Richard Juhlin / The number One champagne expert in the world, Pro (Sweden)  tasted  Dom Pérignon Rosé 1969  ( Moët & Chandon )

"Not as rich as the '62, but composed more like the '71. Both the bouquet and flavor are very reminiscent of high-class red Burgundy. Leather, truffles, red beet, raspberry, and chocolate are just a few of the wonderful things one can associate with this precious nectar."

1y 27d ago

94p
 John Kapon / CEO / Ackerr Merrall & Condit, Pro (United States)  tasted  Dom Pérignon Rosé 1969  ( Moët & Chandon )

"JJ had a bottle of 1969 Dom Perignon Rose, the second bottle of this batch that I have had in the past three months, maybe four. It had a sweet, candied nose with great musk and earth aromas, and strawberry and rose stood out as well. Its flavors were very earthy with a hint of barn, and its bubbles were starting to mellow, but this still was an excellent DP despite its down and dirty personality "

1y 5m ago

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 Chef dalTony, Wine Lover (Finland)  tasted  Dom Pérignon Rosé 1969  ( Moët & Chandon )

"Aromas of red fruits, medicines and some spices. "

4y 3m ago

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 Aki Kolemainen, Pro (Finland)  tasted  Dom Pérignon Rosé 1969  ( Moët & Chandon )

"Very, very good wine, didn't have much bubbles. With full bubbles this might have been an excellent wine. Full, rich, multidimensional."

4y 3m ago

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