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Cuvée Tradition Brut

Cuvée Tradition Brut

Region

AOP Blanquette de Limoux

Winemaker notes

For the non-vintage Blanquette de Limoux, each grape variety is vinified separately for the first fermentation, which takes place in stainless steel tanks. The base wine is expertly blended from the vineyard parcels and grape varieties.

Viticultural Notes

Organic viticulture. The vineyards are located at 300-450m elevation in the Haute Vallée terroir of AOC Limoux in the foothills of the Pyrenees Mountains.

Tasting Notes

Fresh, racy with a typical notes of crisp green apple and honey. Well-structured with fresh elegance and good length.

Wine

Cuvée Tradition Brut

Estate

Domaine Delmas

Vintage

NV

Varietal

90% Mauzac, 10% Chenin Blanc

Region

AOP Blanquette de Limoux

Vineyard

CampGrand, Espilies, Peyreguet and Pradelles Vineyards

Vine Age

25+ years old

Soil

Clay-limestone

Farming

Certified Organic

Fermentation

Sparkling wine made by the traditional method where the secondary fermentation takes place inside the bottle. Bewteen 5 and 7g/L residual sugar.

Aging

Minimum 18 months on lees

Alcohol

12.5%


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