Champagne Laherte Frères NV (2010) Rose de Saignee Extra Brut, Les Beaudiers, Champagne AOC
Item Number: 8189
Sub Region: Vallee de la Marne
Appellation/AVA: Champagne AOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Vineyard Designation: Les Beaudiers
Grape(s): 100% Pinot Meunier
Type: Wine - Sparkling
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 12
Viticulture: Practicing Biodynamic
Soil Type: Clay and silt with little stones and a chalk subsoil
Terroir: Les Beaudiers is a vineyard in the village of Chavot where Laherte Frères has old vines of Pinot Meunier (planted in 1953, 1958, and 1965) that are used for this Rosé Saignée. The plots are carefully worked by hand.
Vinification: Grapes are destemmed and macerate for 12 to 16 hours depending on the year. Alcoholic fermentation occurs with natural yeast in barrels with a minimum age of 4 years. No malolactic fermentation occurs. Dosage is less than 5g/l.