Pierre Peters is a grower* Champagne with 19 hectares of vineyards in the Côte de Blancs. Based in the famed village of Le Mesnil sur Oger, the family has been making Champagne for 6 generations and Grand Cru Blanc des Blancs since 1919. They are a genuine Chardonnay specialist with 100% of their vineyards dedicated to this grape. Their plots sit amongst the greatest Grand Cru villages of Champagne - Avize, Les Mesnil sur Oger, Cramant and Oger.
* A grower Champagne in France is known as a Récoltant-Manpiulant (RM). By law they are a grower who makes and markets Champagne under their own label, from grapes exclusively sourced from their own vineyards and processed on their own premises.
L'Esprit is the wine of the vintage, elaborated in the best years and sourced solely from Grand Cru vineyards in Le Mesnil, Avize, Cramant and Oger. It receives 3 years ageing on the lees and a year in bottle before release. It has around 4.5g/l dosage. The style is fine, chalky with delicate bready notes, hints of citrus peel and almond. Very fine and long.
- Size: 750ml
- Vintage: 2015
- Style: Blanc de Blanc
- Quality: Grand Cru, Brut
- ABV: 12%
- Origin: Le Mesnil sur Oger / Champagne / France
- Grapes: 100% Chardonnay