VINIFICATION, BLENDING AND AGEING

Grape varietals:

  • a majority of Chardonnay 55%*
  • Pinot Noir 45%*
  • Crus:

    Grand Siècle Nº 17 “Les Réserves” is created from a selection of 10 of the 17 Grands Crus of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir.

  • Chardonnay: Mesnil‑sur‑Oger, Oger, Avize, Cramant, Chouilly.
  • Pinot Noir: Ambonnay, Bouzy, Tours‑sur‑Marne, Louvois, Mailly.
  •  
    A blend created from 2007, 2006 and 2004 vintages.
    Aged: over 20 years.
    Formats: magnum 150 cl and jeroboam 300 cl.

     

    SENSORY CHARACTERISTICS

    The slightly golden colour is animated by a delicate and fine sparkle.
    On the nose, subtle honey and earthy aromas are accentuated by roasted notes.
    The palate reveals a generous and harmonious wine with great freshness and depth. The finish is fresh and sustained.
    Best served between 10° and 12°C.

    Notes

  • James Suckling, 2019: 99/100
  • Jancis Robinson, 2019: 19,5/20
  • Richard Juhlin, 2019: 97/100
  • The World of Fine Wine, 2019: 98/100
  • Wine Advocate, 2020: 96/100
  • *These quantitative data may vary and are given for illustrative purposes.
     

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