De Chanceny, the emblem of our know-how in the elaboration of fine bubbles from the Loire Valley according to the traditional method since 1953.

Story

The wine
This cuvee is the expression of our enthusiasm (passion), our dynamism (terroir, vineyard), our brightness (bubbles, effervescence).
In the vineyard
Clay-limestone soil, along with a subtle blend of Chenin Blanc and Chardonnay have given his wine its unique character.
Vinification
Selection of plots on ripe fruit profiles. Manual harvest. Gentle pressing and fermentation at a cool temperature (18°C) for a good conservation of the aromas. Selection of press cores. Second fermentation in bottle according to the Traditional Method.
Ageing
The minimum 36 months of storage on slats before disgorging brings an incomparable fineness of bubble.
Varietals
Chardonnay : 40%
Chenin blanc : 40%
Cabernet franc : 10%
Grolleau : 10%

Advice

Serving
Enjoy chilled (8°C)
Tasting notes
Golden yellow colour. The bubbles are fine and persistent. The nose opens up with notes of candied lemon, yellow peach, mint and pastry cream, enhanced by hints of grilled toast and moka. The effervescence is particularly creamy. Ample and smooth on the palate. Long aftertaste with aromas of dried fruits. "
Food and wine pairings
This Crémant is an excellent aperitif. Enjoy chilled (8°C) it is a perfect accompaniment: white fishes (pick-perch), poultries (poularde with sauce), desserts (rhubarb tart, poached pears).

Reviews

Platinum
"Nez expressif de fruits miellés, de pain grillé et de citron confit. Caractère riche et équilibré avec des notes d'agrumes et de crème. Fin de bouche qui se termine avec une somptueuse longueur, sur des notes de truffe savoureuse et de noix. " [+]