Extra Brut 'Fidèle' - Vouette et Sorbée Fidèle - 2017

  • Origin

    Champagne / France

  • Style


  • Grape Variety

    Pinot Noir

  • Production


  • ABV

    12 %

  • Winemaking

    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

  • Tasting Notes

    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.