RESERVE

extra-brut

A characteristic blend of our terroirs, the “Réserve” vintage expresses a balanced and mature style.

Terroir

Vines in the heart of the Premier Cru terroir of the Montagne de Reims:
Ludes, Chigny-Les-Roses, Rilly-La-Montagne.

Chalky soil.
Cordon & Chablis size.
Manual harvest.

Elaboration

Coquard press 4000kg.
Complete malolactic fermentation.
Vinification in thermoregulated stainless steel vats.

Aging: 6 years on lees in the cellar.

Sugars: 5.0 g/L.
Alcohol: 12.4% vol.

Tasting

Deep, shiny gold color.

Nose of old champagne, gourmand, warm notes of fruit liqueur, orange jam, gingerbread and lemon zest.

Balanced and round mouth with aromas of honey and raspberry.
Fresh and pleasant finish.

Assembly

30% Pinot Noir
45% Pinot Meunier
25% Chardonnay

Advice

Can be stored for 1 year, protected from light.
Serve at 7-8°C.

Food and Wine Pairings: Salmon avocado tartare, marinated langoustines and yuzu, plum tart.

Discover our other La Griff’ vintages :