EXPRESSION
Champagne Expression is the premier cuvée of the House. Systematically made blending wines from two years, this Champagne will charm you with its dominant fruitiness, its balance and the amazing freshness of the finish in the mouth. This mix of pleasure and refreshment make this Champagne the perfect partner for the aperitif.    
 

 
CUVÉE :
Champagne Expression 1er Cru Brut
SOIL :
Cumieres and Hautvillers on several different soils where we grow the three grape varieties. 
 
Average age of the vines: 20 years 
BLEND :
65% 2012 and 40% 2011
50% Meunier, 40% Pinot Noir and 10% Chardonnay 
DOSAGE REGIME :
8g/l
FORMATS :
Bottle, Magnum and Jeroboam 
 

 
VINIFICATION :
Manual harvesting with sorting. Traditional Coquard wine press. Plot-by-plot vinification in temperature-controlled enamelled steel vats; reserve wine partly kept in oak casks.
Avoidance of malolactic fermentation.

TASTING :
Ripe and fragrant, with an expressive bouquet that releases beautiful aromas of apple sauce, enhanced with notes of vanilla. On the palate, the attack is refined with a broad range of fruit and a beautifully fresh finish.

PAIRING :
Keep this Champagne Expression for aperitifs or with starters like seafood pastries or braised veal sweetbreads.
 

 
PRESS REVIEWS

JAMES SUCKLING.COM - Oct 2016 - 92/100    
Bettane & Desseauve 2017 : 15/20
Guide RVF 2017 : 14,5/20
Guide Gault Millau 2014 : 15/20
Tyson Stelzer - Australie - 2014 : 93/100
Wine advocate - USA : 89/100
Wine Spectator - USA : 90/100
Stephen Tanzer’s - USA : 91/100
Burghound - USA : 89/100