Launched in 1972 for the bi-centennial of the maison, La Grande Dame Champagne is a tribute to Madame Clicquot that was named "La Grande Dame de la Champagne".
This Blend reveals the obsession of quality that guiged Madame Cliquot's life. With her remarkable intuition, Madame Cliquot in her time purchased plots of land now classified as "Grand Cru".
La Grande Dame is blended from only the 8 grand crus selected by Madame Clicquot: Verzenay, Verzy, Ambonnay, Bouzy, Ay for Pinot Noir, Avize, Mesnil-sur-Oger, Oger for Chardonnay.
- 2/3 pinot Noit, 1/3 Chardonnay
- Minimum ageing over 8 years