NV Georges Gardet Cuvée St Flavy Brut (Non OC)

Colour
Champagne & Sparkling
Producer
Georges Gardet
Region
Champagne, Champagne
Grape
Pinot Noir, Chardonnay
Drinking
NOW-NOW
Case Size
6x75cl
Available Now
NV Georges Gardet Cuvée St Flavy Brut (Non OC)
Colour
Champagne & Sparkling
Producer
Georges Gardet
Region
Champagne, Champagne
Grape
Pinot Noir, Chardonnay
Drinking
NOW-NOW
Case Size
6x75cl
Available Now

This wine is currently only available Duty Paid

Duty Paid (Inc. VAT)
Case price

£123.17 (Inc. VAT)

Qty
(1 in stock)

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Tasting Notes

Goedhuis,

Our wonderful house champagne which always drinks brilliantly. Lemony fresh, clean and invigorating, with a long lasting bubble.

Region

Champagne, Champagne

Champagne, the world's greatest sparkling wine, needs little introduction - with imitations produced in virtually every country capable of growing grapes, including such unlikely candidates as India and China. The Champagne region, to the north of Paris, has the most northerly vineyards in France, with vines grown on slopes with a southerly exposure to maximise sunlight. The soil is chalky, providing an excellent balance of drainage and water retention. The key to the wine is in the cellar - the bubbles result from a second fermentation in the bottle and the rich toasty flavours in great Champagne come from extended bottle ageing on the yeasty lees. Until the eighteenth century, the wines produced in the Champagne area were light acidic white wines, with no hint of sparkle. However glass and closure technology developed at that time and it was not long before Dom Perignon, a Benedictine monk at the Abbey of Hautvilliers, started experimenting with blends and produced the first recognisable champagne. In a world accustomed to still wines, the advent of champagne was almost a flop. It was saved when it became fashionable at the French court as a result of Louis XV's mistress Madame de Pompadour commenting "Champagne isthe only wine that lets a woman remain beautiful after she has drunk it." And the rest is history, with famous (or infamous) champagne lovers including Casanova, Dumas, Wagner, Winston Churchill, James Bond and Coco Chanel.

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