barton & guestier

Crémant de Bordeaux

Location

France

Region

AOC Crémant de Bordeaux

GRAPE VARIETIES

Cabernet Franc, Sémillon

 

WINEMAKING

Pre fermentation maceration - alcoholic fermentation conducted at low temperature (18°C) including 30% in new barrels and 70% in tanks. 3 months of ageing in new barrels with batonnage. Ageing: 50% oaked, 50% in vats.

 

TASTING NOTE

Beautiful pale yellow colour with brilliant reflections, its fine bubbles reveal a foam, that is both light and persistent. On the nose, it develops aromas of white flesh fruit and citrus enhanced by brioche and vanilla notes. On the palate, its powerful with a nice balance where freshness and smoothness mix. The long and elegant finish is obtained thanks to a careful ageing and unique liquor, which illustrate the know-how of Barton & Guestier.

 

PAIRING

Aperitif, fruits and chocolate desserts – Best between 6°C and 8°C.

 

KEY FACTS

  • Sparkling made according to the “methode traditionelle” with a Dosage Brut.
  • Limited production (Numbered bottles.)
  • Vegan Friendly & Sustainably farmed: certification in process.

 

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The Vineyards of

Barton & Guestier

The oldest winehouse from Bordeaux and the first imported wine brand in the USA, recommended by Thomas Jefferson.

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Thomas Barton

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