Extra Brut 'Fidèle' - Vouette et Sorbée Fidèle - 2017
Champagne / France
Hand harvested from 30yr old vines in a small lieu-dit with kimmeridgian clay-limestone soils
2017 vintage with 5% from the original 2001 vintage kept in old foudre
Pressed in a traditional, vertical Coquard press and vinified without added yeast or chapitalisation in used Burgundian barrels for ten months
Aged 15 months on lees and is disgorged with zero dosage
Unfiltered + unfined
A unique style of Champagne with a lovely colour and great length. Bruised apples, spice, earth and striking minerality all play a part. Ideal with food and develops massively with time in the glass.