The Bollinger Grande Annee is a blended wine from crus and grape varieties and it carries the expression of the House style however, the style is also dependant on the characteristics of the given vintage. It is the best wine Bollinger can produce in an individual year by exposing its particular character. In the Bollinger gift box.
The blend of Grande Année 1996The grape supply comes only from grands crus and premiers crus vineyards of Champagne. 16 crus were used in the assemblage of the Grande Année 1996, 75 % from grands crus and 25 % from premiers crus. These were mainly from the villages of Aÿ, Bouzy, Louvois, Verzenay, Mareuil-sur-Aÿ, Mesnil s/Oger, Oger, Cuis, Cramant and Chouilly. The blend of Grande Année 1996 is made of 70 % pinot noir 30 % chardonnay
Foie gras, fresh or pan-friedGrilled fish, with or without sauce, lobsterRoast lamb or vealParmesan or Comte