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Cuvée Fidèle, is made up of Pinot Noir grapes coming from the marl soil "Kimmeridgian" lieu-dit Vouette, assembled with that area of Sorbée, lying on portlandiano calcareous soil, and it is harvested very early. In this wine there are all the aromas of Pinot Noir and clear limestone sensations, trace left above underground. Upon tasting, according to Bertrand Gautherot, it is necessary "... granting him a bit of time ... Fidèle needs oxygen, space and heat. If you look at a light pinkish color, the effervescence quickly discreet, a different bouquet from the usualit is is a success! Essentially Fidèle is a wine! "
Production area: Côte des Bar-Aube
Grapes: Pinot Noir 100%
Harvest: by hand for about 3 weeks
Vinification and ageing: racking, without pumping, in drums of 400 liters. Fermentation with yeast millesimati indigeni.Elevage until the following spring when the malolactic fermentation takes place naturally. Aged for at least 36 months on the lees in the bottle. Rémuage, and disgorgement (à la volée), only hand made.
Colour: bright straw-yellow with pale pink "bird's eye"
Perlage: fine and persistent
Bouquet: heady, intense and complex, with delicate notes of white flowers and attractive red fruit (currant and black cherry), with hints of red apple combined with hints of vanilla and brioche, little clues that lead to the agieng in wood.
Taste: great freshness and minerality that develops an aromatic plot backed by a large structure d by superb energy. A long taste of sweet spices and roasted nuts, white flowers and minerals, along with many red fruits, in an abstract painting where alternate colors in a continuous vortex, emphasizing the complexity and unmistakable persistence of a great wine. Great persistence and harmony.
Residual sugar: 0-3 g / l