A subtle rosé, with a fine mousse and delicate flavors of raspberry, slivered almond, chalk and mandarin orange peel. Fresh and focused to the zesty finish. Disgorged October 2014. Drink now through 2019. 1,000 cases made. Score: 90 points -- AN, Wine Spectator, Oct 2016
LOCATION: Vineyards are located in the Region of Epernay (Moussy, Pierry, Epernay, Cramant, Chatillon-sur-Marne, and la Chapelle-Montaudon on the western side of the Valley). Average vineyard age: 50 years.
TASTING NOTES: Plain rosé color. Quince and ripe fruit nose. Nice acidity due to the lack of malolactic fermentation. Freshness and nice balance with refined aromas of Morello cherry.
FOOD PAIRING: Aperitif or with an apple pie.
Grape Varieties: 50% Chardonnay 25% Pinot Meunier 25% Pinot Noir
Dosage: 7 g/l