SommCon San Diego: Champagne Lees Aging: Parameters, Conditions & Effects

Champagne Lees Aging : Parameters, Conditions & Effects Friday, November 15, 2019, 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM In the universe of classical method sparkling wines across the world, the differentiating factor between categories, price points & quality is the often overlooked and commonly ignored concept of 'lees aging'. Primarily responsible for structure, complexity, character and quality, this substantially influential and intensive process defines the heart & soul of all great sparkling wines in the world, more than ever in the realm of the "king of sparkling wines", Champagne. Time, patience, artisanal craftsmanship & monitoring are but a few notions wineries must observe and contend with whilst making the best quality bubbles the world can produce. Join us for an in-depth analysis of the causes & effects of LEES AGING with featuring world renowned examples from timelessly historical brands.

Dom Pérignon

Brut Champagne Blend 2008

Delectable Wine

SommCon San Diego 2019: Champagne Lees Aging: Parameters, Conditions & Effects - Friday, November 15 — a month ago

Ruinart

Dom Ruinart Brut Champagne Blend 2007

Delectable Wine

SommCon San Diego 2019: Champagne Lees Aging: Parameters, Conditions & Effects - Friday, November 15 — a month ago

Dom Pérignon

Brut Champagne Blend 2002

Delectable Wine

SommCon San Diego 2019: Champagne Lees Aging: Parameters, Conditions & Effects - Friday, November 15 — a month ago

Ruinart

Brut Blanc de Blancs Champagne Chardonnay

Delectable Wine

SommCon San Diego 2019: Champagne Lees Aging: Parameters, Conditions & Effects - Friday, November 15 — a month ago