Champagne David Leclapart NV 'L'Apotre' Blanc des Blancs Extra Brut, Champagne 1er Cru AOC

Champagne David Leclapart NV 'L'Apotre' Blanc des Blancs Extra Brut, Champagne 1er Cru AOC

Item Number: 14795

UPC: None

Country: France
Region: Champagne
Sub Region: Montagne de Reims
Appellation/AVA: Champagne 1er Cru AOC
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Chardonnay
Type: Wine - Sparkling
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Pack: 6
Closure: Cork
Alc by Vol(%): 12.5
Viticulture: Certified Biodynamic
Soil Type: Clay and limestone

Léclapart’s top cuvée, L’Apôtre, is a single vineyard champagne from the lieu-dit of La Pierre St-Martin. The vineyard was planted by David’s grandfather in 1946. L’Apôtre is super complex with wonderful finesse and old vine concentration.

Vineyard Size: 3 hectares, certified Ecocert and Demeter in 2000
Average Vine Age: 74 years
Harvest: Manual
Yeast: Indigenous
Winemaking: Spontaneous fermentation in neutral Burgundy barrels
Malolactic Fermentation: Yes
Aging: 30 months in bottle sur lie
Fining: None
Filtration: None
Dosage: None
Added S02: Low