Wines

Avize Grand Cru combine complexity and amplitude. The vines are located in the heart of Côte des Blancs terroir.
The wine

It characterizes and magnifies the Grand Cru d’Avize terroir.

Location

Altitude : 150m
Exposition : South-East

Terroir

Origin of Grapes : 100% Avize Grand Cru Côte des Blancs
Growing Area : Coeur de Terroir (Avize)
Vines Age : 20 years
Soils type : Outcropping Chalk

In the vineyard

Method : Sustainable Viticulture
100% Hand-Harvested

Vinification

Pressure : Fractional (prunings are separated from the rest and eliminated)
Fermentation : In stainless steel vats
Reserve Wines : 23%
Bottling : March 2016

Ageing

Ageing on laths : at least 42 months
Disgorgement : 09/11/2020

Serving

Drinking window : To drink within three years
Service temperature : 8°C (46°F)

Tasting notes

This delicate champagne with a pale gold hue reveals a complex nose where orange zest and white flowers balance harmoniously. Fresh and delicate on the palate with citrus and chalky notes. The finish is tinged with a beautiful salinity.

Food and wine pairings

Sole Meunière, Pike cooked with Champagne, Pan-fried scallops, Veal with mushrooms sauce

Alcohol content

12,50

Grapes

Chardonnay : 100 %