Cuvée “R” Extra-Brut Vertus PREMIER CRU

Champagne Veuve Fourny

Cuvée "R" Blanc de Blancs
Extra-Brut
Vertus Premier Cru

 
OPULENCE :
 
This special reserved called "R" as Roger, one of the founders of our house. This cuvée is fully vinified in small oak casks and waits patiently in our cellars for four years; in the respect of our traditional methods. Opulent and mellow: a great champagne, perfect for exceptional dishes.
 

Terroir:
Vertus Premier Cru
Redzine over chalk
Age of the vines > 60 years

Grape variety:
100% Chardonnay / 41B (hand-picked)

Vinification:
Cuvée (First pressed juices)
18 months on lees in oak casks 100%
unfiltered

Blending:
2 consecutive vintages
50% for each vintage

Ageing:
In bottles (Limited quantity)
At least 4 years on lees in our cellars

Dosage:
Extra brut
3/4 grams per litre, grape sugar syrup

Corking:
Mytik Diamant,
guaranteed without TCA < BDL*
*Below Detection Limit

Champagne Veuve Fourny