Champagne Brut Nature Blanc de Blancs, Laherte Frères

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Aurélien makes this crowd-pleaser blanc de blancs from mid-slope vineyards in Chavot and Epernay where the vines average 35yo.
Type:
Vintage:
NV
Size:
75cl
Main Grape:
Grape Mix:
100%
Style:
Brut
ABV:
12.5%
Producer:
Region:
Country:
France
Sub Region:
Vallée De La Marne
Sub Sub Region:
Chavot-Courcourt
Body:
Rich, full flavoured and toasty
Drinking Window:
Drink Now
Closure Type:
Cork
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£42.99
 

Laherte Frères

Laherte & Frères are based in Chavot-Courcourt just to the south of Epernay in an area that falls between the Côte des Blancs and Vallée de la Marne. In 2002 brothers Thierry and Christian, were joined by Thierry’s son Aurélien who now heads the domaine a

Tasting Notes

The reserve wine helps give an extra richness and flesh to the wine – good weight of fruit on the palate, there is a nice play between a marrowy, protein quality, a structure that comes from the clayey and chalky soils, good tension and a brisk savoury depth.

Food Matches

Fabulous aperitif

Vinification

It comes from a blend of 50% 2016, 35% 2015 and 15% 2014 and was oak aged in a mix of foudres and barrels with no malos. Disgorged 11/19 - Non dosé.