Lelarge-Pugeot La Cote Des Glaises 2017
A rich, textured Coteaux Champenois of Chardonnay from grapes grown on a historical lieu-dit parcel of clay (glaise) and loam in Vrigny. This zero-zero experimental cuvée is vinified with native yeasts and no added sulfur or manipulation. Pristine stillness balanced with a mysterious, bottomless depth. Only 260 bottles produced.
Style: White Wine
Sub-Region or Appellation: Vrigny, Montagne de Reims
Viticulture: Certified Organic 2014, Demeter Certified Biodynamic 2017
Age of Vines: 30 years old
Soils: Chalk, limestone, clay loam, sand
Vinification: Fermented with native yeast and no sulfur, 10 day maceration on the skin in new barrel from " Tonnellerie de Champagne "
Aging: Aged in barrels for 12 months