Grande Réserve - Grand Cru

This is a Champagne for all occasions, from “tea time” to dawn.
It can be served as an aperitif, accompany grilled fish and even poultry dishes in sauce.
Characters: small fruits, black currant, cherry, almond roasted, almond, nutty.
Exists in half bottle and magnum.

Presentation

The wine
Picked by hand, with selective screening on the bunch. 2/3
Pinot Noir for its personality, its roundness and the typical
terroir character and 1/3 Chardonnay for its freshness and its
lasting properties.
The vintage
Assembly of the year and grape variety. The amount of assembled wine is twice the volume bottled, the remaining part is kept in tanks as a base to assemble the next. Thus in time, you will find the "homemade taste" perfectly reproduced that characterizes this wine.
Situation
Grand Cru from terroirs of BOUZY, AMBONNAY et LOUVOIS
Terroir
Bouzy is a village of Grande Montagne de Reims, especially of the "Côte des Noirs (Coast of Blacks)" because stronghold of Pinot Noir.
On its slopes, vine grows on soils consistituted of fragments of millstones, pebbles and sand mixed with clays of decalcification of millstones, resulting of runoff. Silts of the plate cover with a fertile coat the tops of hills, and old alluvium formed of sand, gravel and chalk pebbles.
It is well suited to the Champagne wine. Usually light in color, it provides in the day, in favor of the vine, a good reflection of the warmth and light. Rather thin, it is conducive to quality
The basement is chalk bélemnites upper Santonian (Campanian) and chalk micrasters Lower Senonian of the Marne.
Deposed by the seas of the end of the Mesozoic era, there was a few hundred million years the chalk of Cretaceous can go down to 200 meters deep. It absorbs heat and returns it. She did the same with water to regulate the absorption by vines that plunges its roots up to 3-4 meters deep.
The climate is generally that of the Paris Basin, with generally mild winters, uncertain spring, hot summers and cool autumns but usually quite beautiful.
In the vineyard
Vines grown on the principle of sustainable viticulture, using organic fertilizers, natural weed and other techniques to preserve the best of nature.
The old vines are no longer torn but maintained by inter-planting to preserve the diversity of genetic potential.
Winemaking
Picked by hand, with selective screening on the bunch. 2/3
Pinot Noir for its personality, its roundness and the typical
terroir character and 1/3 Chardonnay for its freshness and its
lasting properties. Stock nearly 4 years. Dosage: 6 grams per litre.
Varietals
Pinot noir : 66%
Chardonnay : 33%
Technical specifications
Age of vines: > 35 years ans
Volume production (hL): 40 000 bottles
Alcohol level (% vol.): 12.5% % vol.

Tasting advices

Serving tips
Serving temperature: 12 ° C - Potential: 2 / 4 years
Tasting notes
Aspect: fine, lively bubbles, golden colour. - Bouquet: intense, dried fruits, cooked apple, small red fruits. - Palate: lively, direct attack, good balance and lingering taste in the mouth. - Full-bodied.
Food pairing
Smoked fish, fish with cream, grilled fish, fish terrines, fish in foil parcels, marinated fish, raw fish - Grilled shellfish, cassolette of shellfishes.

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