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Comme Autrefois

Champagne Françoise Bedel et Fils

Comme Autrefois Bottle
Appellation
Champagne
Variety
Pinot Meunier, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir
Age of Vines
25–60
Farming
Certified organic & biodynamic (AB & BIODYVIN)
Soil
Clay limestone, silty clay
Altitude
150-200 meters
Fermentation
Hand harvested, separation of free run and press wine, natural yeast fermentation in French oak barrels
Aging
Aged 11 years sur latte, hand riddled and disgorged, 10g/L dosage, 52mg/L SO2

Overview

Comme Autrefois is a blend of Pinot Meunier (55%), Chardonnay (30%), and Pinot Noir (15%) sourced from both silty clay and calcareous clay soils. Fermented entirely in French oak barrels, Comme Autrefois is a non-declared vintage champagne that starts as a selection of the best barrels from a vintage that is then aged 11 years sur latte before disgorgement.

Ratings & Reviews

95

(2004) Comme Autrefois

Source: WA

Champagne, France
  • Location
    Champagne, France
  • Appellation
    Champagne
  • Proprietor
    Françoise Bedel & Vincent Deseaubeau
  • Winemaker
    Vincent Deseaubeau
  • Size / Elevation
    8.4 hectares / 100-200 meters
  • Portfolio
    Jon-David Headrick Selections

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