Champagne Brut 'Majeur' Ayala

Champagne Brut "Majeur" from the ancient Ayala winery is an explosion of freshness and taste, perfect for celebrating important occasions with friends. This label is made from a blend of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier grapes and aged on its own yeasts for 3 years. In the glass it has a light yellow colour with brilliant reflections and a fine and persistent perlage, on the nose there are notes of white pulp fruit, orange blossom and definite hints of yeast. The taste is fresh, mineral, creamy, fruity, with a balanced and long finish

36.30 € 43.58 € - 17%
Only 2 with immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Champagne AOC

Grape varieties

Chardonnay 40%, Pinot Noir 40%, Pinot Meunier 20%

Category

Champagne

Region

Champagne Region (France)

Alcohol content

12.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vinification

Alcoholic fermentation in stainless steel tanks and re-fermentation in the bottle according to the Champenoise method

Aging

36 months on the lees

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Wine Spectator
92 / 100

To enjoy it at its best

Serving temp.
8°-10°C
Glass
Ballon Flute
Ballon Flute

Perfect for champagne and method champenoise sparkling wines, because the narrow cup with bottom tip lets the development of perlage without dispersing the bubbles. The body, slightly wider than a regular flute, enhances the intense and complex aromas of the wine, while the narrow opening helps their concentration

When to drink

When to drink

Evolving

Wine good to drink now, but that can have a beautiful evolution after resting for a while in your cellar

You can easily cellar it for 4-5 years

CHAMPAGNE BRUT 'MAJEUR' AYALA DESCRIPTION

Colour Light yellow with golden highlights, fine and persistent perlage

Scent Delicate, expressive, broad, emerging floral notes of orange blossom, white flesh fruit and yeast

Taste Balanced, fine, fruity, mineral and with a long finish

producer: Ayala

Foundation year
1860
Address
1 rue Edmond de Ayala - 51160 - Aÿ-Champagne (Francia)

Perfect to drink with

  • Fried Fish
  • Risotto with Vegetables
  • Risotto with Seafood
  • Steamed fish-crustaceans
  • White Meat Stew
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