Pol Roger launches 2009 vintage

9th February, 2018 by Patrick Schmitt

Pol Roger has launched its 2009 this week, it’s sixth and final vintage release for the last decade.

The Champagne follows a run of great vintage releases from Pol Roger during the noughties, starting with 2000, and followed by the 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2008, with the 2009 being the final expression from this decade, according to chef de caves, Dominique Petit, who told the drinks business that there would be no 2010 from the producer.

Comparing the 2009 vintage with the 2008, launched at the end of 2016 to much critical-acclaim, Petit said that both vintages were equally “complex”, but described 2008 as having more “power” than the 2009, which had, in contrast, greater “delicacy”.

“You won’t be disappointed in either,” he summed up.

Although 2008 has….

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