Gratiot-Pillière Brut Héritage 2010


DESCRIPTION

Our 18 hectares vineyard is situated on the southern slopes of the Valley of the Marne, between Charly-sur-Marne and Chateau Thierry. The soil is clay and limestone on the upper and middle slopes becoming silty and light and the bottom of the hillside. The oldest vines are almost 50 years old


DENOMINATION

Valley of the Marne - Charly-sur-Marne, France


CATEGORY

Champagne


REGION / COUNTRY

France


GRAPE VARIETIES

Pinot Meurnier 58%, Chardonnay 30% & Pinot Noir 12%


COLOUR

Radiant pale yellow


BOUQUET

Very light notes of elderberry, hints of peach, candied ginger and a rich nose of newly ripe berries.


TASTE

The palate offers great roundness with an elegant crisp texture, along with lightly fleshy feel, light minerality, well-balanced gentle acidity, refined and persistent perlage, great and a long finish.


ALCOHOL CONTENT

12.5% Vol


SERVING TEMPERATURE

10° C to 15° C