Champagne Lelarge-Pugeot - Quintessence 2006 (d. 11/16)

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PRODUCER INFORMATION

Producer:  Lelarge-Pugeot

Country:  France

Region:  Champagne

Subregion or Appellation:  Vrigny, Montagne de Reims

Viticulture:  Certified Organic 2014, Demeter Certified Biodynamic 2017

Terroir:  Chalk, limestone, clay loam, sand

Varietals Grown:  Pinot Meunier, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir

BOTTLE INFORMATION

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Grapes:  Chardonnay (70%), Pinot Noir (20%), Pinot Meunier (10%)

Vintage:  2006 Harvest

Élevage:  6 months in foudre before bottling

Bottled:  March 2007

Disgorged:  November 2016

Dosage:  4g/L

ABV: 12%

Notes:  ~50 year old vines, indigenous yeast, unfined, minimal added sulfur