Lieu-Dit« Les Epinettes», Blanc De Noirs, VerzyGrand Cru, Vintage, Extra Brut
“Les Epinettes” is one of the historical parcels or « lieu-dit» of the Penetfamily, located in the heart of Verzy. North-West oriented, with a 3% slope on a chalky –limestone -soil, it is planted to Pinot Noir grapes exclusively and is over 40 years old.
This rare cuvee, one of the very few Grand Cru Champagnes that are made from a single plot, represents the ultimate achievement of the Penetfamily’s heritage and relentless search for the “holy grail” of the Terroirs of Verzyand Verzenay, supported by extensive viticultural research conducted more recently.
The Ultimate Terroir Wine by Essence
The wine, made from carefully selected grapes of “Les Epinettes” vineyard, represents Pinot Noir at its best from the noblest origin: very intense and complex on the nose, crisp yet rich on the palate. It is outstandingly long and mineral, true to the character of the chalky soil which gave it birth. Sharp, precise and powerful, it is the “race car” of Champagne, with tremendous personality and ageing potential
A Classy and Exclusive Packaging Design
The bottle is amber glass with a special shape which
improves the ageing potential of the wine even further.
The label design uses a specific, holographic paper with very
precise and elegant embossments.
The style is refined, classy yet authentic. The back label is
uniquely comprehensive and displays such information as
the harvest date, the bottling date, the disgorgement date, as
well as the QR code.
Epinettes ” is available in the market as a futures on
Primeur --, offering customers the possibility to pre order the
wine and choose the disgorgement date therefore the
ageing method they prefer under certain conditions.