Roger Brun Cuvée La Pelle Grand Cru 2012
With just 3 grams per litre of sugar, this is an extra dry Champagne vinified in 100% old French oak and bottled unfiltered. This is absolutely powerhouse Grand Cru Pinot Noir packed with a density of flavour sufficient to work even main courses. Amazing with seafood. Watch it open up like a table wine.
Champagne Roger Brun
Trophy - Glass of Bubbly Annual Awards, Gold Medal, 96pts Champagne XS
Our newest producer is Champagne Roger Brun and we decided to bring in just 2 of his best champagnes to begin with, his Réserve Grand Cru and Cuvée Des Sires. Both offer a breathtaking intensity of flavour and complexity. The Brun family have been vignerons since prior to the French revolution. Noted Champagne expert and author, Michael Edwards included these two cuvées in the following description “Now on to the exceptional Roger Brun Cuvée that really count … the Réserve Grand Cru is made only from Ay grapes, four fifths Pinot Noir, the rest Chardonnay, with 50% reserve wine … a wine for fine cuisine. Finally, two truly great wines fermented in Oak (including) the Cuvée Des Sires, a classic Ay 70/30 mix of Pinot and Chardonnay, has strength and finesse in equal measure, lemony aromas ceding to butter and toast …
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