Champagne Blanc de Blancs Grand Crü "Albescent" - Waris Hubert
Albescent (albe- meaning white) is the referent of WARIS- HUBERT family. The symbolic Blanc de blancs Grand Cru of the House. This crisp cuvee highlights the Chardonnay, the emblematic grape of the House.
Blend: Blanc de Blancs (100 % Chardonnay).
Blend of 2 years : 2012/2013
Quality: 100 % cuvee
Vinification: Cold vinification, cold settling at 4°C for 72 hours.
Fermentation: Alcoholic fermentation at 16 °C.
Vinification in stainless steel vats for 6-8 months.
Aging: aged on racks for approximately 3 years at a constant temperature of 11°C.
Dosage: 7 g/L
To the eye: pale golden robe with discreet green highlights.
Nose: its extreme purity, its airy dimension, its elegance. Timid on the first nose. Hazelnut and almond characterise the rich, creamy dimension of this cuvee.
In the Palate: the mouthfeel is just as elegant as the nose. Aromas of white fruits and lemon zest. It is the finesse and exceptional potential of the Chardonnay Grand Cru of the Côte des Blancs.