Latest addition to the J.M. Labruyère range, this Blanc de Noirs cuvée is the very essence of Pinot Noir from Verzenay. You will find the delicacy of red fruits, a beautiful tension, typical of 2014, and a long mouth finish with a hint of salinity.
Base : Harvest 2014, 20% reserve wine (2013)
Bottling : 1st september 2015
Disgorgement : 2019 (cf. back label)
Assemblage : 100% pinot noir
Terroir : Verzenay, Grand Cru
Soil : Clay-limestone
Main plots : Les Potences, Les Corettes
Average age of the vines : 45 years
Dosage : 1.6 g/l
Production : 3,000 bottles
Appearance: Gold with dazzling pink and copper reflections.
Nose: Powerful and complex, marked by notes of cherry, red berries and plum. Evolving with aeration into notes of acacia, liquorice and slightly toasted aromas.
Palate: Elegant and structured. Verzenay terroir with its deep soil expresses all its power in this Pinot Noir. The 2014 harvest is perfectly incarnated with a great tension featuring red fruits, cherry, licorice and mint flavours. Very persistent, warm on the finish with a beautiful touch of salinity.