Nicolas Maillart - Brut Rosé, Grand Cru Champagne (NV)

Nicolas Maillart - Brut Rosé, Grand Cru Champagne (NV)

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TASTING NOTES

Salmon-pink in colour with a fine, lingering mousse. Intense with notes of fruit (ripe and from the forest floor). The initial impact is wonderfully fresh and vinous, followed by great finesse.

REGION France > Champagne
GRAPE(S) Pinot Noir 60%; Chardonnay 40%
VINTAGE NV
ABV 12.5%
FEATURES Sustainable
SCALE Dry

 

From the wonderfully named-grand cru village of Bouzy, Champagne.

Maceration on skins for 52 hours Slow, gentle pressing using gravity-flow techniques. Vinification in temperature-controlled stainless steel vats and a period in the barrel for a certain volume of reserve wines. Average two-year maturing period in the bottle. Disgorged by hand and laid down for at least three months before sale Dosage: 6 g/litre