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Fidèle

Champagne Vouette et Sorbée

Fidèle Bottle
Appellation
Champagne
Variety
Pinot Noir
Age of Vines
25
Farming
Certified biodynamic (DEMETER)
Soil
Rocky Kimmeridgian and Portlandian limestone clays
Altitude
200–250 meters
Fermentation
Hand harvested, natural yeast fermentation in French oak barrels, minimal SO2
Aging
20 months on the lees, bottled Extra Brut

Overview

Fidèle is 100% Pinot Noir from the sites of Vouette and Sorbée made with about 5% reserve wine and showing the vinous and muscular style of these rocky limestone terroirs. It is fermented and aged in barrel before secondary fermentation in bottle.

Ratings & Reviews

95

NV (2012) Fidèle

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