Vilmart & Cie, Grande Reserve Brut, 1-er Cru Champagne AOC
Reviews of purchase Vilmart & Cie, Grande Reserve Brut, 1-er Cru Champagne AOC
The wine is straw-yellow with pale green reflections.
Wine with an elegant, rich and robust flavor, well balanced acidity. It clearly captured delicate nutty and mineral notes, gives the wine a special charm, as well as the nuances of pear, white peach and licorice.
Delicate aroma of the wine, with fruity notes and subtle nuances of fresh-cut flowers.
Champagne is suitable for large-scale celebrations, and small cozy family celebrations. It will be excellent tandem with vegetables, asparagus, as well as mollusks, crustaceans, pasta with cream sauce and delicate fish dishes.
Vilmart company was founded in a small quiet village near the mountains De Reims in 1872 by a man named Wilmar Desiree. Over the next 20 years of hard work and effort put Wilmar feet and developed his winery. In 1902, his son Charles took over the family property management, giving the company 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. In 1930, this responsibility is inherited Renault Wilmar, the grandfather of the current owner of the company. It Renault has done a lot for the winery, raised its status to the national level. Reno daughter, Nicole, was married to one of the employees of the winery, and together they decided to make a change in the usual process of creating wines, starting with the introduction of the use of shutter speeds wooden oak barrels, which was rare for the region. In 1990, their son Laurent took over the duties of the manager. Today farming Vilmart takes about 11 hectares of land in the Champagne region, 60% of which is grown Chardonnay, 36% Pinot Noir under the given and 4% - a Pinot Meunier. Soil - clay, with a mixture of limestone.