The love story began in 1745 when Louis XV’s favourite, The Marquise de Pompadour, who surrounded herself with the greatest artists and philosophers of the era, proclaimed that “champagne is the only wine that leaves a woman beautiful after drinking”. Some of the greatest women in history have contributed to the renown of Moët & Chandon champagne. Both Napoleon’s mother and his wife, Josephine, were its powerful proponents under the First Empire. Brut Impérial is a balanced assemblage of the three vine varieties disclosing a succession of elegant and harmonious sensations, a fresh maturity, supple and refined lines, inspiring well-being and an emotion which is appreciated and shared.
Deep gold in colour, with amber highlights. The bouquet shows a fruity and powerful aroma of tropical fruits (mango, guava), the sumptuousness of stonefruits (nectarine) and original note of raspberries. A generous palate combining roundness and freshness. The broad, fleshy, voluptuous flavour of a fresh fruit salad, the captivating sweetness of caramel and quince jelly and refreshing acidity of grapefruit and ginger notes on the finish.