Charles Ellner Carte Blanche Brut
An elegant and subtle blend, fresh and fruity with floral hints Perfect with aperitif. It will also match most starters. Vivid lemon peel acidity is a fine foil for the rich hints of marzipan, baked pear and almond skin in this well-balanced and creamy Champagne. Smoke and saline notes linger on the lightly mouthwatering finish. Drink now through 2020. (40% Pinot Meunier, 30% Pinot Noir and 30% Chardonnay; 10 g/l dosage; LE1093350HSM347): Vivid yellow. Aromas of redcurrant, orange zest and white pepper, with a smoky quality in the background. On the palate, supple red berry and pit fruit flavors are given lift and cut by a hint of dusty minerals. Rich yet lively wine with solid finishing punch and lingering spiciness.