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Blanc d’Argile

Champagne Vouette et Sorbée

Blanc d’Argile Bottle
Appellation
Champagne
Variety
Chardonnay
Age of Vines
15
Farming
Certified biodynamic (DEMETER)
Soil
Clay, Kimmeridgian limestone
Altitude
200–250 meters
Fermentation
Hand harvested, natural yeast fermentation in French oak, minimal SO2
Aging
18 months on the lees, bottled Extra Brut

Overview

Blanc d’Argile is 100% Chardonnay from Briaunes, a young parcel of Chardonnay vines on Kimmeridgian clay showcasing the piercing and mineral qualities of this site with all the richness and power typical of the Côte des Bar.

Ratings & Reviews

94

NV (2012) Blanc d’Argile

Source: VM

Champagne, France
  • Location
    Champagne, France
  • Appellation
    Champagne
  • Proprietor
    Bertrand Gautherot
  • Winemaker
    Bertrand Gautherot
  • Size / Elevation
    5 hectares / 200–250 meters
  • Portfolio
    Jon-David Headrick Selections