Champagne Bereche et Fils 2016 Rilly-la-Montagne Champagne 1er Cru AOC
Item Number: 14282
Sub Region: Montagne de Reims
Appellation/AVA: Champagne 1er Cru AOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Pinot Noir
Type: Wine - Sparkling
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Viticulture: Practicing Biodynamic
Soil Type: Shallow silex with stones
Elevation: 178 meters
Vineyard Notes: This is a single village wine produced from the best sites in the premier cru village Rilly-la-Montagne. The Pinot Noir vines are 36 years old.
Vintage Notes: 2016 is the third vintage of this wine.
Winemaking Notes: The grapes ferment slowly in oak barrels. The wine is aged on its lees. Second fermentation occurs in bottle under cork instead of crown cap. The wine ages for +36 months in the cellar before release. Dosage is low, around 3 g/L.