Champagne Brut 'Prestige' Jacky Charpentier

The Champagne Prestige by Charpentier is a prestigious expression from Vallée de la Marne, produced with maturation of the wines in oak barrels and aging on the lees for at least 24 months. It has perfumes of ripe exotic fruits, toasted spices and bread crust. The flavour is elegant, rich, smooth and creamy, with a balanced and long persistence

41.00 € 51.00 € - 20%
Immediate availability

Characteristics

Denomination

Champagne AOC

Grape varieties

Pinot Noir 60%, Pinot Meunier 20%, Chardonnay 20%

Category

Champagne

Region

Champagne Region (France)

Alcohol content

12.0%

Bottle size

75 cl Bottle

Vineyards

From different cru in Vallé de la Marne: Reuil, Le Breuil, Neuville sur Seine, Verneuil and Chatillon sur Marne

Vinification

Alcoholic and malolactic fermentation in steel tanks, blending of 2 or 3 harvest wine and aging in barriques and in big oak barrel. Second fermentation in bottle according to the Champenoise Method

Aging

24-30 months on the lees

Production philosophy

Independent Winegrowners, Recoltant Manipulant,

Additional notes

Contains sulfites

Awards and accolades

Decanter
91 / 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

Right Away Young

Perfect to drink right away

You can easily cellar it for 3-4 years

CHAMPAGNE BRUT 'PRESTIGE' JACKY CHARPENTIER DESCRIPTION

Colour Light and bright golden yellow with subtle bubbles

Scent Intense, rich and fruity, with scents of exotic fruits, pan brioche, toasted spices and bread crust

Taste Intense, smooth, rich, fresh and mineral, with a good persistence

producer: Jacky Charpentier

Main wines
Champagne
Foundation year
1969
Hectares of vineyards
15
Annual production
300.000 bt
Enologist
Jean Marc Charpentier
Address
88 Rue de Reuil - 51700 Villers-sous-Châtillon

Perfect to drink with

  • Pasta-Vegetables Sauce
  • Ham and salami
  • Risotto with Mushroom
  • White Meat Stew
  • Pasta with Fish no Tomato