Krug

Grande Cuvée 163 Ème Édition Brut Champagne Blend

9.3137 ratings
9.415 pro ratings
Champagne, France
Champagne Blend
Squash & Root Vegetables, Meaty & Oily Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Cake & Cream, Soft Cheese, Hard Cheese, Salads & Greens, Salami & Prosciutto, Pork, Fish, Chicken, Duck, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Nuts & Seeds, Fruit & Berries, Beans & Peas, Exotic Spices, Turkey, Pungent Cheese, Shellfish, Oyster
Top Notes For
Gregory Fulchiero

Opulent and generous with a medium gold color, toffee notes, aromas of bruised apple, dried apricots and hazelnuts - the finish goes on for minutes

Opulent and generous with a medium gold color, toffee notes, aromas of bruised apple, dried apricots and hazelnuts - the finish goes on for minutes

Jan 1st, 2020
Allison Lyzenga

Medium gold; medium intensity aromas of lemon curd, yellow apple, nectarine, white peach, biscuit, brioche, cream; dry, high acid, medium alcohol, medium body, medium intensity flavors of citrus, lemon curd, yellow apple, white peach, nectarine, brioche, yeasty bread; long finish, bright fruit, complex autolytic notes, outstanding

Medium gold; medium intensity aromas of lemon curd, yellow apple, nectarine, white peach, biscuit, brioche, cream; dry, high acid, medium alcohol, medium body, medium intensity flavors of citrus, lemon curd, yellow apple, white peach, nectarine, brioche, yeasty bread; long finish, bright fruit, complex autolytic notes, outstanding

Mar 31st, 2019
Lee Pitofsky

Elegant, complex and quite floral, mandarin orange, white flowers, lemon zest, hints of baking spices.

Elegant, complex and quite floral, mandarin orange, white flowers, lemon zest, hints of baking spices.

Nov 11th, 2018
Les Huisman

Tampa Bern's Weekend Kickoff

Tampa Bern's Weekend Kickoff

Oct 12th, 2018
Pierre Costa

Excellent. Every time feels like a Meursault 1er Cru with bubbles and autolytic aromas

Excellent. Every time feels like a Meursault 1er Cru with bubbles and autolytic aromas

Sep 21st, 2018
Jeremy Shanker

Sommelier at RN74

9.3

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Oct 20th, 2017
Rick Baumgarten

About as good as NV gets. This includes reserve wine going all the way back to 1990.

About as good as NV gets. This includes reserve wine going all the way back to 1990.

1 person found it helpfulNov 2nd, 2017
E & K G

Disgorged in 2015, using vintages going all the way back to 1990 until 2007. You can never go wrong with Krug!

Disgorged in 2015, using vintages going all the way back to 1990 until 2007. You can never go wrong with Krug!

1 person found it helpfulMar 29th, 2017
Jonathan Brook

Always a beautiful experience

Always a beautiful experience

Mar 26th, 2017
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