Champagne Extra Brut Millesimè 2008

Champagne Extra Brut Millesimè 2008


Le Gallais

64,71 €

Champagne Extra Brut Millesimè 2008

Area of Production:the Boursault, in the heart of the Valley of the Marne a few kilometers from Epernay

Grapes: 50% Pinot Noir 50% Pinot Meunier

Age of the vines: 50 years

Characteristics of Soil: Calcareous - clayey

Harvest: Manual harvesting in small boxes

Vinification: soft Pressing, clarification by gravity for 24 hours in stainless steel tanks at a controlled temperature before alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel, the assembling of the cuvée, then second fermentation on the lees for a period of 8 years. Following disgorgement, with the addition of “liquer de la maison”

Tasting notes: pale yellow Colour, the perlage is very fine. On the nose the fruity notes are exuberant, small berries (currants, strawberries), dried fruit, toasted almonds, apples, quince, plums. In the mouth prevail, with notes of forest fruits, vinous, a superb but well-balanced, with a finish that is very long

Alcohol Content: 12% Vol.

Service temperature: 5° - 6° C.

Dosage: 4g/litre

Combinations: For lovers of champagne is excellent as an aperitif accompanied by foie-gras, fish dishes. Goes well to dishes of white meat. For dessert will be much appreciated with a tart red fruits.

Wines TypeChampagne