Laurent-Perrier is a well-known champagne house that was founded in 1812 in Tours-sur-Marne, France. The house is named after its founder, Laurent-Perrier, who established it as a small champagne house focused on producing high-quality wines. Today, the house is owned by the Nonancourt family, who took over in 1949 and have continued to uphold the house’s reputation for excellence.
Laurent-Perrier produces a range of champagnes, including their flagship wine, the Laurent-Perrier Brut. This champagne is a blend of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Pinot Meunier grapes and is known for its crisp, fresh taste with a hint of citrus.
The house also produces a rosé champagne, the Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Rosé, which is made using a blend of Pinot Noir grapes and a small amount of Chardonnay. This champagne is known for its delicate, fruity aromas and flavors, with notes of red berries and a long, elegant finish.
Laurent-Perrier is also known for its high-end champagnes, including the Grand Siècle, which is a blend of the best Chardonnay and Pinot Noir grapes from the best vineyards of multiple vintages. This champagne is characterized by its complexity, depth, and long finish.