Nectar Impèrial is the outcome of a special assemblage of the three grape varieties, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier, built around the structure of the Pinot Noir. It was designed to preserve the fresh taste of champagne while offering a subtle sweetness.
- FRA - Champagne
Winery Tasting Notes
Rich expression of ripe exotic fruits such as pineapple, mango and sugar-coated dried fruit (mirabell plum, apricot) with hints of malt and sweet spice (cinnamon, vanilla).
Elegant and rich. A vibrant, fresh grapefruit flavour combines with rich creaminess. Rich and deep fruitiness with a smooth finish.
Chicken, fish or meat dish with creamy sauce. White, yellow, tropical dried or sugar-coated fruits, nuts & spice. Fois gras and blue cheese are also great matches.
Approximately 200 individual crus make up this cuvèe. The traditional proportions for Nectar Impèrial are:
• 50-60% Pinot Noir
• 20-30% Pinot Meunier
• 10% Chardonnay
• 10-20% vins de réserve