Preferential access to an additional level of complexity with vintage, single-plot, mono-varietal and limited-edition champagnes.
In this case :
The Champagne Rosé La Rue des Noyers by Benoît Dehu comes from a single vine, the Meunier, and from a single parcel (lieu-dit) of about 1.7 hectares, located in the village of Fossoy. It is an Extra Brut Rosé de Saignée with a low final dosage, extremely deep and intense, very pure and well-structured.
Blend: 79% Pinot Noir - 21% Chardonnay and 8% Pinot Noir red wine. With its rose-petal hue and predominance of ripe, well-developed red fruit compote aromas on the nose, this well-structured, vinous wine strikes the perfect balance between intensity and elegance.
This Rosé is a Champagne that combines finesse and intensity. Made from Pinot Noir (65%), Chardonnay (35%) with the addition of 5% 2009 Ambonnay Rouge. 90% of the grapes coming from the Grand Cru vineyard of Ambonnay and the rest coming from Grand Cru Verzenay and Bouzy Fermented and aged in older barrel. No malolactic fermentation. Cellar aged sur lattes for 60 months. 3 g/L dosage On the nose, floral notes that birng to mind rose fragrance. Then aromas of red berries. On the palet, this cuvée is full and round. Very precise and pure. Few degrees more reveal extra lengh and power.
Blend: 60% Pinot Noir - 30% Chardonnay - 5% Pinot Meunier - 5% Coteaux Champenois red wine. Slow fermentation in casks, aged on the lees, at least 36 months sur lattes in our cellars, second fermentation under natural cork. This cuvée’s low dosage (3g/L - Extra Brut category) lets its intense fruity aromas shine through. A truly great, crisp, fruity Rosé champagne.
Blend : 100% Meunier – Blended process Rosé 87% base wine Les Beguines + 13% still red wine from Les Beguines. Selection of Meunier parcels. Spontaneous fermentation without S02. 228l Barrel aging for 10 months then gentle and slow bottling; Annual production of 3 300 bottles. Low dosage, this rosé is a splendid success. A great gastronomy wine.
Les Terres Roses is crafted primarily with Chardonnay (70%) and a small percentage of “Bouzy rouge”, a still red wine made from old vine Pinot Noir. Les Terres rose is a blend of 4 plots farmed sustainably. Vineyards: South-facing Vintage: Base is 2013 (80%), 2012 (20%° Dosage: 3 grams per liter (extra brut) This cuvee benefits from extended aging “sur lie” for 3,5 years in the domaine 19th century cellars in perfect conditions. This rosé de Champagne is pure, precise, aromatic, vinous and intense. A structured wine delivering great balance.