Vintage: NV
Bottle sizes: 750 ML
Country: France
Region: Normandy
Appellation: Normandie
Wine type: Sparkling
Varietals: Pear
Biodynamic: Certified
Vineyard: Made with heirloom pears from over 300 year old trees grown in granite.
Orientation: Multiple sites, varied exposure
Soil: Granit based soils
Viticulture: Hand harvested and farmed biodynamically
Vinification: Fruit is dehydrated for 4-5 weeks and simply ground, pressed then settled for clarification before fermenting naturally.
Aging: One continuous fermentation originating in tank and finishing in bottle. Bubbles develop within two weeks of bottling.
Notes: Stony, chalky expressions on the nose with notes of fresh herbs, mint, pear, quince and pinepple. Complex pear flavors on the palate -- a very vinous style for the true afficianado.