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2006 Dom Perignon Rose

By Dom Perignon

2006 Dom Perignon Rose from Dom Perignon

Exploration of the exceptional 2006 Dom Perignon Rose from Dom Perignon reveals a vintage characteristic imbued with the spirit of contrast and balance. Despite initially being perceived as an underdog due to an unusually hot July followed by a cool August, the 2006 vintage managed to showcase Dom Perignon's exceptional finesse and peerless alchemy in full effect.

 

Perfectly Poised for Investment

The 2006 Dom Perignon Rose beautifully exemplifies how polar opposites can harmoniously coexist - exhibiting simultaneously a bewitching maturity that nods to its past, while brimming with the vitality conferred by regal fruitiness. This dimensionality offers intriguing potential for investors considering this particular vintage.

A rich pinot noir base is refined with a touch of chardonnay to give the 2006 Dom Perignon Rose its signature enchantment. Add to this the complexity brought on by the heat and coolness of the summer - an intriguing yin-yang duality that reverberates with every sip.

 

Vintage Contrasts Create Captivating Complexities

2006 offered a fitting stage for producing potentially legendary vintages. The season's contrasts fashioned a wine of remarkable intensity, gleaming with luminous shades of pink gold - a testament to Dom Perignon's renowned winemaking capabilities.

Oozing sublime grace, this sparkling masterpiece sways between cherries, wild strawberries, pomegranate and blood oranges on one hand, and fragrant florals, nuances of figs and spice on the other. Basking in its stellar effervescence, investors can appreciate how it challenges, delights and intrigues the palate in equal measure.

To dwell upon its finish is to unravel an exponentially extended echo, underscoring the extraordinary experience that the 2006 Dom Perignon Rose unapologetically embodies. This is longevity intertwined with artistry - a true hallmark of remarkable rosé and an ideal piece de resistance in any wine investment portfolio.

Market price (CAD)

$3,840.00

12x75cl

Highest score

95

POP score

154

Scores and tasting notes

95

The 2006 Dom Pérignon Rosé continues to show very well, unfurling in the glass with aromas of bitter orange, dried white flowers, red berries, toast and woodsmoke. On the palate, it's full-bodied, broad and muscular, with all the phenolic structure and depth that one would expect from a rosé that contains more than 20% still red wine, concluding with a sapid and chalky finish. As I wrote earlier this year, this is a vinous, gastronomic rosé that numbers among the decided successes of the 2006 vintage.

William Kelley - The Wine Advocate, 9 April 2020

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