Region: Champagne, Bouzy Grand Cru
Color: Pale Golden
Aroma: Peaches and violet with a touch of rock candy.
Tasting Notes: Hints of ripe red fruits gently underscored by toasted brioche and layers of oolong tea. A muscular yet elegant Pinot forward Champagne that urges more and more pleasure.
Food Pairings: Cheese soufflés, buttermilk pancakes and Eggs Benedict.
Grape Variety: 90% Pinot Noir, 10% Chardonnay
Alcohol Level: 12%
Vinification: Malolactic fermentation blocked. Blended with 40% reserve wines stored in stainless steel and new French oak demi muids.
Notes/Facts: Decanter Gold 2014 – Best NV Champagne under 15£. Hugues and Ludovic are the 12th generation of winegrowers to work at the Beaufort estate.