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Agrapart Champagne Blanc de Blancs Extra-Brut 'Terroirs' Disg. April 2021-Heritage Wine Store Perth CBD Bottleshop

Agrapart Champagne Blanc de Blancs Extra-Brut 'Terroirs' Disg. April 2021

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  • TASTING NOTE: Opens with concentrated aromas of mandarin, apple and orange blossom before expanding on the palate into generous flavours of citrus fruit, flint and fine minerals. The finish is long and chalky and refreshingly briny. 
  • ABOUT THE WINE: Terroirs is a Blanc de Blancs champagne comprising 100% Chardonnay sourced exclusively from the Grand Cru villages of Avize, Cramant, Oger and Oiry in the Côte des Blancs. Terroirs is always a blend of two consecutive vintages (this release is 2017 and 2016) with a large proportion (60%) allocated to reserve wine. Vines have an average age of 40 years, and fruit is manually picked before undergoing natural fermentation. Half the wine is matured in neutral oak, and all wine spends up to 48 months on lees. Dosage is limited to 5 g/L, and this release was disgorged by hand in April 2021.
  • ABOUT THE PRODUCER: Founded in the Côtes des Blancs village of Avize in 1894, the small family-run estate has been led by Pascal Agrapart, fourth-generation vigneron and one of Champagne’s leading artisanal viticulturists, since 1984. Agrapart works an astonishing 70 micro-plots in the Côte des Blancs, mostly in Avize with plots in Cramant, Oiry and Oger as well. Production is tiny, with no more than 6000 cases produced in any given year, and vine age is among the oldest in the Côte des Blancs (between 35 and 60+ years old with around 70% of the vines at 40+ years). Pascal rejects prescribed systems and certification labels, instead observing lunar rhythms and adhering to natural winegrowing principles to ensure a sustainable ecosystem. Vineyards are managed organically and maintained through ploughing (some by traditional horse ploughing). Yields are kept very low and the grapes are hand-harvested and fermented with indigenous yeasts, which Pascal believes is integral to terroir expression. Malolactic fermentation is completed for all the wines, and aging is for the most part in old, 600-litre demi-muids.
  • COUNTRY: France
  • REGION: Champagne
  • SUB-REGION: Cotes des Blancs
  • VARIETAL: Chardonnay
  • WINE STYLE: Sparkling Wine
  • WINEMAKER: Pascal Agrapart
  • CLASSIFICATION: Minimal Intervention, Grower Champagne, Unfined & Unfiltered, Minimal Sulphites, Organic Farming, Vegan
  • CLOSURE: Cork
  • ABV%: 12.5%
  • SIZE: 750ml

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