This stylish blend of pinot meunier 66% and chardonnay 34% from the 2009 vintage is dedicated to the creativity of chefs and a result of all of the flavours and aromas that nature offers us. With over 10 years of ageing, Quinte Essence offers an intense richness and mineral freshness.
Match it with: Porchetta.
Terroir: Chalk, Clay, Silex, Pierre meulière
Age of vines: 45 years old.
Vinification: Grapes are hand-picked // The first alcoholic fermentation takes place in an enamelled steel vat // Indigenous yeasts only // Pinot Meunier and Pinot Noir are fermented separately // Wines are blended together after fermentation // No fining // No filtration // No acidification // The second fermentation happens in bottle. Champagne is kept 11.5 years on yeast (sur latte).
- Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier
- France, Champagne
- Franck Pascal
- Ready to Drink And Will Improve