Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Noir
30 hectares planted, half of which are classified as Grand Cru and Premier Cru. The average age of the vines is 30 yrs old. The oldest vineyard is 70 years old.
Clay & limestone
OLIVIER RIZZO, alias SPEEDY GRAPHITO, is one of the best known artists on the international scene. He has sought to forge a lively and playful style. he borrows from the symbols and codes of pop cultur but also those found in classical culture and antiquity. Champagne Thiénot and renowned International Street Artist, Speedy Graphito, have teamed up together and designed a limited edition magnum.
Grapes are pressed in a traditional manually operated vertical wine press and a computer controlled wine press. Selected yeast is used to start the 10-12 day fermetnation - mostly 18-2007 for its regularity, efficiency and ability to finish the alcoholic fermentation; also, has close to no influence on the aromatic style of the wine. The wine is unfined.
Minimum 4 years on the lees. Disgorged on demand, so the aging is goes well beyond these 4 years.
The nose is light, roasted with toasted notes, dried apricots and hints of vanilla. The palate is round, fine; the wine reveals yellow fruit aromas and a lovely lingering finish.