- High quality producer using sustainable practices in the vineyard and winery
- Based along the Marne Valley in famous Mareuil-sur-Aÿ near Billecart-Salmon
- Pair with charcuterie and light dishes
A Brut NV is the calling card of every champagne house. Philipponnat champions pinot noir and this underpins their style. Think spiced apple, lifted pineapple and some crème caramel notes coming from the some of the oak integration and the sugar addition.
There is balance to this wine with clean fruit and refreshing red apple. If you are looking for a new brut style of champagne, Philipponnat will surely impress and the quality speaks for itself.
They have very informative back labels, which tell you about the year of harvest that makes up the base wine (2014), the amount of wine aged in oak (48%), the disgorgement date (July 2018) and dosage level (8 g/l) along with varieties (65% pinot / 30% chardonnay / 5% Meunier) and proportion of premier and grand cru fruit two-thirds.