Crémant de Limoux Rosé Brut Nature 2015 1,5L Mag
Crémant de Limoux rosé is a dry sparkling wine made from 100% Pinot noir grapes. Fruit is coming from the high altitude (400-500m) cordon trained vineyards in the village of Bouriège and Roquetaillade. Soil is a mix of clay and limestone and most of the vineyard are south facing.
This wine shows some great floral and red fruits aromas on the nose. The bubbles are elegant and refined, on the palate the wine display the varietal attribute of a great pinot, great vinous character given by the long maceration (saignée).
Grapes are handpicked at optimal maturity and then gently destemmed and macerated for 24 hours in stainless still tank for the maceration.The base wine is fermented and aged in still tank for 6 months before secondary fermentation in bottle. The wine is aged on the bottle lees for a minimum of 12 months. At disgorgement the wine is topped up with the same wine (no dosage) - Brut Nature.
Alc 12,5% vol ,150cl bottle