2010
GALA Pure Platinum

Brut, Champagne
Description

Brut, Champagne - Past • Present • Future After initial separate fermentation, the Pinot Noir and Chardonnay were blended to highlight elegant flavors and subtle oak notes. Grape Variety: 50% Chardonnay, 50% Pinot Noir. Region: Champagne – Grand cru Chardonnay vineyards, 1er Cru Pinot Noir Vineyards.

Please note that this is an imported wine and cannot legally be shipped to GA, IA, IL, IN, LA, ME, MI, MO, MT, VA, and WV

Tasting Notes
Appearance: 

A pale-yellow color & olden tones.

Aroma: 

Elegant and complex nose with white fruits, banana and lemon aromas.

Palate: 

The 2010 GALA Brut offers a well-structured palate with hints of gingerbread, almond and brioche notes, resulting in a delicious and harmonious finish.

Winemaking
Vintage Notes: 

The 2010 growing season in Champagne offered a dry and warm summer that brought grapes to a high level of maturity.
 

Tech Notes

Winemaking Notes:

  • Grape Variety: 50% Chardonnay, 35% Pinot Noir, 15% Pinot Meunier
  • Region: Champagne – Montagne de Reims, one of the five sub-regions
    of the Champagne wine region
  • Chardonnay is fermented once in second use Burgundy oak barrels.
  • Pinot Noir is fermented in stainless steel.
  • dosage 8g/L
Pairs Well With
Meats & Fish:
Mushroom Risotto
Cheese & Nuts:
Hard Cheeses such as Cheddar or Parmesan
SKU:
1JCGAPL310
$95