Champagne Mouzon-Leroux L'Atavique Verzy Grand Cru
The Mouzon-Leroux L'Atavique Grandcru extra brut is a cuvee where the prevailing grape is the Pinot Noir (70%) is supplemented with 30% Chardonnay. The grapes come from the grandcru vineyards in Vezy, so from the hills of Reims where the most beautiful vineyards are located. Very authentic champagnes are made at Mouzon-Leroux with a focus on only high quality as befits a Grandcru champagne. So 100% vinification has been taking place in oak barrels since 2010 and aging for at least 40 months, so the must has plenty of time to mature. Bio-dynamics are used, so in addition to no chemicals, natural fertilizer is also taken into account and seasons and moon phases are taken into account. They have been wine growers at Mouzon-Leroux since 1776 and have bottled the first champagne in 1930. Before that she supplied the grapes to different houses. In 2008 they switched to biodynamic agriculture. The L 'Atavique is dry Extra Brut champagne (2g / l) and is a beauty of a bubble. Dry, cirtrus, brioche and a perfect perlage in the glass. Enjoy and incomparable with the mass of produced champagnes.
Mouzon-Leroux is a champagne house in the Champagne region of France. The winery, founded by Eric Taillet, is located in the municipality of Verzy, in the heart of the Montagne de Reims. The Montagne de Reims region is known for its excellent terroir for growing grapes, especially Pinot Noir, one of the most important grape varieties for champagne production.
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Mouzon-Leroux is known for its artisanal approach to champagne making, which places great emphasis on natural and organic viticulture methods. The winery has vineyards spread over some of the best plots in Verzy and the surrounding areas.
Mouzon-Leroux wines are often praised for their purity, expression of terroir and refinement. The champagne house produces various cuvées (blends) that reflect the diversity of the region. In addition to the usual brut champagnes, they often also offer special cuvées, including millésimé (vintage) champagnes, which are only produced in exceptional vintages.
|Type of Wine||White|
|Grape||Chardonnay, Pinot Noir|
|Tasting Profiles||Dry, Fresh, Mineral, Tense, White fruit|
|Drink moments||Cadeau!, Iets te vieren, Indruk maken, Lekker luxe, Romantisch|