"Krug leads to where most other champagne houses end, and this is every bit a prestige cuvée. Krug is adamant that it has no hierarchy in its cuvées, but price and style dictate that Grande Cuvée is always the starting point. Interestingly, the house pours in reverse order, tasting Grande Cuvée last. ‘My father said, “Red carpet for every Krug!”’ explains Olivier. ‘There is no special treatment here, and every grape at Krug is given the same respect.’
Tyson Stelzer - the Champagne Guide 2018-2019
The 166eme Edition is a blend of 140 wines from 13 different years with the oldest wine going back to 1998 and the youngest from 2010. The disgorgement was in Winter 2017.
The KRUG ID is: 117 001