Charlot Vincent L'OR des Basses Ronces Blanc de Blancs Extra Brut

Country: 
France
Region: 
Champagne
Item code: 
FCA211
Vintage: 
2012
Bottle sizes: 
750 ML
Appellation: 
Champagne
Wine type: 
Sparkling
Biodynamic: 
Practicing
Charlot
Varietals: 
Chardonnay
0.40 hectare parcel of L'OR des Basses Ronces, 40 cm of topsoil before hitting limestone
Clay-limestone
Biodynamically farmed, biodiversity encouraged in vineyards including many flowers, wild asparagus, mache
Indigenous yeast fermentation in barrel
Indigenous yeast fermentation and no malo.
Aged in barrell for 11 months; unfined and unfiltered; 4.5 g/l dosage; 50 mg/l SO2. Disgorgement: November 2016
100 12pks
A dense and racy Blanc de Blancs from the 2012 vintage, the L'OR des Basses Ronces is all about power and expansion on the palate.
91
Charlot's 2012 Extra Brut Blanc des Blancs L’Or des Basses Ronces is a powerful, rustic wine endowed with serious density and power. Readers should expect a Blanc de Blancs built on power and breadth above all else. There is no shortage of intensity here, that much is obvious. Disgorged: November 2016. Dosage is 4.5 grams per liter.
Field Publication Computed: 
Vinous
Field Rating Computed: 
91\nCharlot's 2012 Extra Brut Blanc des Blancs L’Or des Basses Ronces is a powerful, rustic wine endowed with serious density and power. Readers should expect a Blanc de Blancs built on power and breadth above all else. There is no shortage of intensity here, that much is obvious. Disgorged: November 2016. Dosage is 4.5 grams per liter.\n