Veuve Clicquot continues its series "Clicquot On the Go" with this kit City Traveller containing a half bottle of Yellow Label. The Clicquot City Traveller, a collaboration between the champagne house and the houses Christian Dior and Louis Vuitton, is transformed into a beautiful purse in which the most essential and the superfluous can slip. The Brut Yellow reflects the style of the Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin.
The dominance of Pinot Black provides the typical structure of house wines Reims, while a touch of Pinot Meunier rounds out the round. The Chardonnay gives it the elegance and finesse needed for perfect balance of a wine from a blend of about 50 to 60 different wines. The traditional structure of the Yellow Label Brut is 50 to 55% Pinot Black, from 15 to 20% Pinot Meunier and 28 to 33% Chardonnay.
The assembly includes a particularly high percentage of reserve wines from several harvests (5-6 on average): 25 to 35%, sometimes up to 40% to ensure the continuity of style Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin. These reserve wines, the oldest of which have up to nine years, are kept individually, respecting the origin of the crus and years. The Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin Yellow Label displays a beautiful dress, shimmering yellow gold, and a rich mousse and fine. The Brut has a powerful nose, with fruity (white fruit, dried fruit), then vanilla and brioche.
On the palate, the attack is open and dynamic, then gives way to harmony fruity. The wine has a certain structure, which ranks in the family of Gross structured and vinous. The Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin Yellow Label is distinguished by its remarkable aftertaste, and notes both fruity and spicy. It offers an optimal balance between finesse and power