This Blanc de blancs is 100% Chardonnay from the oldest block on La Bri – planted in 1991
The grapes were hand sorted and whole bunch pressed before fermentation in 4 old French barrels. Sauvage La Bri has matured sur lie for 5years in the bottle before disgorgement. No dosage was added to produce this Brut Nature Cap Classique.
Tim Atkin Report 2019 – 93 Points Platter Wine Guide – 4.5* - 93 points
Each bottle is hand numbered. The design on each metal cap reflects a flower on the label. The first 2011 vintage the flower was closed, and it opens slightly with each vintage. This is a wine to savour – a classic MCC
This full-bodied, mouth-filling wine boasts flavours of cherries, tobacco and dark chocolate which are underpinned by a good tannic structure.
Blackcurrant and prunes with smoky, spicy undertones laced with berry and fruit. Full bodied with delicate spices followed by prunes and plums - good tannic backbone
This hand-crafted boutique wine has been matured for more than 18 months in French oak barrels and bottle matured. Intense Ruby Garnet in colour. Plums, dry prunes, damsons and cherries with hints of dry mint, cinnamon and violets and notes of spices and herbs. Full and rich, juicy and appealing. This...
Shiraz/Mouvedre/Grenache A well-balanced and complex blend. Named after winemaker's father, Toeloe Basson. A strong, full bodied character leading the way. Aged for 14 months in French oak.