Champagne Extra-Brut Tradition
Champagne Extra-Brut Tradition
Champagne Extra-Brut Tradition
Champagne Extra-Brut Tradition

Champagne Extra-Brut Tradition

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55% Meunier, 30% Pinot Noir, 15% Chardonnay. Fermented and aged in foudres.   A delicate blend, full of life with herbal aromatics. Notes of citrus and white fruit. Racy acidity with complex flavors of honey and nuts. Freshness and minerality stands out with a vibrant expression of the fruit.

Tradition is the main cuvée of the Lelarge-Pugeot, a snapshot of their vineyard and style. 

This Tradition is an extra-brut made from Premier Cru vineyards, farmed organically and under the principle of biodynamic farming. 

Viticulture:

  • 30 year-old vines
  • 55% Meunier, 30% Pinot Noir, 15% Chardonnay
  • Organic and biodynamic farming

Winemaking:

  • Non Vintage
  • Hand picked
  • Native yeast, Low sulfur
  • Aged in foudres (large wooden vats)
  • Aged on the lees, in the bottle for 2 years 
  • Extra-Brut - Dosage : 4g/L 
  • 12% alcohol

 Profile: 

  • Appearance: Straw yellow
  • Nose: Herbal aromatics, apple, zesty
  • Mouth: Racy acidity with complex flavors or honey, white fruit, lemon. Freshness and minerality stands out with a vibrant expression of the fruit. 


Pouring:

  • For most enjoyable tasting, pour the wine between 9° and 11°C 
  • Open anytime in the next five years.

 

Food Pairing:

Oysters!