KCQ-8

Champagne Rose, Gaston Chiquet

The grapes for the Gaston Chiquet Rose come from Dizy, Ay, and Hautvillers.

cépage 52% Pinot Meunier, 24% Pinot Noir, 24% Chardonnay
assemblage 100% 2011
info/source Dizy 1er Cru, Aÿ Grand Cru and Hautvillers 1er Cru
malo Yes
élevage Stainless Steel
sur latte 36 Months

Producer:
Country:
France
Region:
Champagne
Appellation:
Vallee de la Marne
Color:
Rose
Case Pack:
12
Bottle Size:
750
Farming Practice:
Sustainable
Import Partner:
Terry Theise

Tasting Notes

I agree with Nicolas that this is the best among his ‘11s. 53% PM, 24% PN and 24% CH. Why yes, that is 101 percent. It’s a lot of wine. The still red is 2009; it’s an angular edition of this and not much different than usual as this wine is rather rhubarb-y in general. —Terry Theise

POS Resources

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