Dom Perignon 1996 Vintage Oenotheque Champagne 75cl
Dom Perignon 1996 Vintage Oenotheque Champagne 75cl has an apparent paradox with concentration and movement vying for ascendancy. This wine's structure is both tense and assertive with dark, underlying peaty notes emerging. At first, it is deceptively understated leading to a complex balance between fruit and acidity. This Champagne turns explosively layered on the palate with remarkable elegance and power.
The term 'Oenotheque' refers to a place to store wine or a 'wine library'. Dom Perignon Oenotheque is a wine that has been late-disgorged following extra time spent in the cellar.Read more...
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These mature vintages named 'Oenotheque' were re-branded in 2014 as 'Plenitude'.
|ABV (% vol)||12|
|Champagne Expression||Complex, Tree Fruits, Mineral, Citrus|
|Champagne Producer Type||Grand Marque|
|Closure||Cork and Cage|
|Champagne Crus||Premier Cru, Grand Cru|
|Champagne Grape||Champagne Blend|
|Time on Lees||4-10 Years|