Champagne Extra Brut Pinot Meunier 'Les Alliées' Chartogne Taillet

Champagne Blanc de Noirs elegant, refined, with a pleasant freshness and beautiful structure

Characteristics

Designation
Champagne AOC
Grape Types
Pinot Meunier 100%
Alcohol content
12.0%
Bottle Size
75 cl Bottle
Vineyards
In a sandy and clayey soil
Vinification
Malolactic fermentation
Aging
At least 24 months on the lees
Philosophy of production
Recoltant Manipulant,

Awards

Robert Parker
93 / 100

To drink it at its best

Service temp.
10°-12°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 leave it in your cellar for 4-5 years

Champagne Les Alliées description

The Champagne Extra Brut Blanc de Noirs "Les Alliees" by Chartogne Taillet is without a doubt one of the best Champagne of Pinot Meunier in purity, a Champagne skillfully produced by the genius and inspiration of Alexandre Chartogne-Taillet, Récoltant-Manipulant in Merfy , which has been able to further enhance the passion and craftsmanship handed down over the decades from Taillet Fiacre. The "Les Alliees" by Chartogne born homonymous parcel of vines Merfy, of vines growing on rich soils of sand and clay; soils that have a rich water retention which allows to retain all those nutrients that feed the plant; the philosophy of producing Chartogne Taillet is all geared to the shortest possible intervention: after a cold pass, the "Les Alliees" is bottled without filtration and then aging on yeasts and malolactic perform manually. E 'must reach to understand that we are facing one of the best examples of Pinot Meunier in purity; a vine that comes directly from the Pinot Noir, but it guarantees a better production and more abundant. Champagne Extra Brut Blanc de Noirs "Les Alliees" by Chartogne Taillet is able to hit for the extraordinary flavor that goes perfectly with the yellow fruit, bread crust and honey making it one Champagne of great elegance and refinement.

Colour Straw yellow with golden tinges

Scent Delicately fruity, with hints of bread crust

Taste Fine, fine, elegant and pleasantly cool

producer: Chartogne Taillet

Main Wines
Champagne
Foundation Year
1878
Hectares of Vines
11
Oenologist
Alexandre Chatogne
Address
37-39 Grande Rue, 51220 Merfy

Perfect food pairing

  • Smoked Fish Appetizers Smoked Fish Appetizers
  • Pasta Bolognese Pasta Bolognese
  • Ham and salami Ham and salami
  • Fish Tartare - Carpaccio Fish Tartare - Carpaccio
  • White Meat Stew White Meat Stew
  • Steamed fish-crustaceans Steamed fish-crustaceans
  • Risotto with Seafood Risotto with Seafood