Cuvée Royale Demi-Sec, Joseph perrier
Bubbles • Champagne • Champagne AOC • France • 35% Chardonnay, 35% Pinot Noir, 30% Pinot Meunier
Cuvée Royale Demi-Sec, Joseph perrier, Champagne, France, Champagne
Maison Joseph Perrier is a small family company founded in 1825 by Joseph Perrier. They can enjoy a beautiful location for storing bottles: the chalk quarries (crayères) dating back to Roman times.
They own 21 hectares of vineyards, conveniently located on a hillside on the edge of the Marne, and planted with the three grape varieties Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay, essential to the development of a classic champagne.
This champagne is an assembly of 35% Chardonnay, 35% Pinot Noir and 30% Pinot Meunier, with around 20% reserve wine. 20 different villages are used, based on their own vineyards in Cumières, Damery, Hautvillers and Verneuil. Aging of an average of 3 years.
The Cuvee name Royale is achieved by the fact that the house was supplier of the Crown in England for Queen Victoria and King Eduard VII.