Sommeliers December 2020 selection: 6 bottles Sadi Malot 'L'Equilibre' Champagne. Price includes shippinng
This traditional method champagne is made from 50% Chardonnay from Villers-Marmery - Premier Cru and 50% de Pinot Noir from Verzy - Grand Cru. The reserve wines (35%) are matured in stainless steel vats and aged using the solera system (wines re-blended each year) started in 1982. Two years’ cellar aging produces a truly excellent, well-balanced champagne and the blend of equal quantities of these two grape varieties.
Grape variety: 50% Chardonnay and 50 % Pinot Noir
Soils: Villers-Marmery - Premier Cru and Verzy - Grand Cru .
Vinification: 100% inox, including malolactic fermentation, maturing 24 months on the lees, no fining.
Apperarance: the foam forms a rich white lather on top of an elegant and subtle robe, white-gold in color.
Tasting: smooth and creamy on the palate, though still zippy and tangy.
Nose: aromas of white fruits, bread, and sweet flowers
Food pairing: As an aperatif