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    1 686
  • Producer ranking ?

    5
  • Decanting time

    15min
  • When to drink

    2015-2020
  • Food Pairing

    Seafood, Salads & Consommes

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Wine making
Vinified in enamelled steel tanks and oak barrels. Made from the majority of the 2005 harvest.

Tasting
Visual impression : Sumptuous effervescence with a delicate bead of fine bubbles. The colour is antique gold. Tthe wine is limpid and sparking.
Nose : The wine's maturity comes to the fore with a combination of dried fruits and spicy undercurrent, and confirmed after aeration by vague suggestions of tropical fruits.

Palate : It is full and round with nice apple's freshness and citrus aromas. The final reveals maturity, giving the wine a great length.

HARVEST
2005 in majority and 2004’s reserve wines

AGE OF THE VINES
20-60 years

TERROIRS
Limon and Marno (in limestone)

BOTTLING
May 2006

DISGORGING
From October 2012

TIME ON LEES
6 years

WINEMAKING
Enamelled tanks and oak casks (10%)

DOSAGE
Brut at 9.75 g/l.


DISTINCTIONS OF THE CUVEE DIS, “VIN SECRET”
17/20 in the guide Revel 2013
Price of the Vinalies Nationales 2012
92/100 at Stephen Tanzer’s International Wine Cellar
15/20 in the guide Les Meilleurs Vins de France de la RVF 2012 Bronze medal at San Francisco International Wine Competition 2011 Silver medal at concours Millésime Bio 2011
16/20 in the Guide des « Meilleurs Vins Bio de France », Gault&Millau 2011 15,5/20 in the Guide « Les Meilleurs Vins de France » Gault&Millau 2011 15,5/20 in the Guide Bettane & Desseauve 2011
Gold medal at Concours des Vignerons Indépendants 2010

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Origin

Crouttes sur Marne, Champagne

Grapes

15% Chardonnay
5% Pinot Meunier
80% Pinot Meunier

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