Champagne Laherte Freres Ultradition Brut
WINE TYPE: Sparkling
VARIETALS: White Blend
VARIETAL NOTES: 60% Pinot Meunier, 30% Chardonnay, 10% Pinot Noir
VINEYARD: This Champagne comes from the Côteaux sud d’Epernay, Vallée de la Marne and Côte des Blancs
SOIL: Clay topsoils, chalky subsoils
VITICULTURE: Traditional, done in a sustainable way and influenced by ecological methods. Average age of the vineyard: 28 years
VINIFICATION: 60% 2015, 40% reserve wines (2014 and 2013); grapes are picked up by hand when fully ripen, and traditionally pressed. Alcoholic fermentation in vats and barrels according to grape varieties and plots. Malolactic fermentation partly made.
AGING: Ageing during 6 months and light filtration before bottling during the spring time; 6-8 gr/l dosage. Disgorgement: January 2018
A blend of Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Meunier from the unique terroirs of Chavot and sourrounding vineyards in the Vallee de la Marne and Cotes de Blancs. This NV cuvee has lovely fruit, great cut and is among the great values in Champagne today.