Besserat de Bellefon Cuvée des Moines Extra Brut

Cuvee: Extra-Brut
Vintage: Multi-Vintage
Cuvée des Moines Extra Brut is a wine with a very low dosage and it plays an unusual role in some combinations of food and wine.

Launched in 2009, in occasion of a renovation of Besserat de Bellefon image, this Cuvée des Moines Extra Brut is a reference for the "connaisseurs", with crus coming from selected and renown Grands Crus such as Avize, Bouilly ou Cramant. A tonic and dense champagne with a good astringency.

The Blend
35% Chardonnay, 20% Pinot Noir and 45% Pinot Meunier

Tasting Notes
Eye
A clear, brilliant straw yellow colour with copper highlights. The delicate, persistent bubbles forms a delightful, creamy bead

Nose
Sharp with mineral notes and a hint of citrus

Palate
Initially fresh, with a  well-defined structure that reveals a charming tartness. The fruit notes are pear and quince.The finish is refreshing, persistent, complex and refined

Food Pairing
Ideal to accompany to seafood dishes, scallops fried with lime and light fish
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