Piper-Heidsieck Rare Millesime

Piper-Heidsieck Rare Millesime 2002

Only made in select years, the Rare Millesime 2002 is made from Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grapes from one of Champagne’s best vintages in recent years. It is bold and powerful, yet delicate at the same time, with aromas of exotic fruit, dried fig and almond. Aged for a minimum of eight years, it has a depth of flavor that includes notes of mint tea, lime, kumquat and candied ginger with a lasting finish.

Style:
Powerful, Delicate, Spicy
Flavor:
Lime, Kumquat, Candied Ginger, Pineapple
Bottle Size(s)
750 ML
Appellation
Champagne
Grapes
Chardonnay,
Pinot Noir
Alcohol Percentage
12.00%
Fermentation
The wine goes through alcoholic fermentation in September and October, followed by malolactic fermentation from October to December. Blending takes place from February to April, followed by racking in January.
Aging
Aged for a minimum of 7 years.