Etienne Calsac - Champagne 1er Cru Rosé de Craie NV

Etienne Calsac - Champagne 1er Cru Rosé de Craie NV

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Organic. 89 % Chardonnay 11% Pinot Noir. The Chardonnay is sourced from a premier cru plot mainly from the terroirs of Bisseuil (80%) and Avize (20%) with the Pinot Noir coming from the Vallee de la Marne – Base wine is creently 2016 vintage. Average vine age of 30 years. Limestone and chalk with South and Southeast exposure. Plowing by tractor and horse to fully express the complexity of the terroir. Direct press of the entire harvest with only the coeur de cuvée kept for the vinification. Wine aged on the lees for 7 months with natural malo before bottling. 15% of the wine is aged in used barrels purchased from Bereche, unfiltered and not cold-stabilized. 24 months minimum on the lees and disgorged in July 2018. Dosage 4 g/l. 1