Egly-Ouriet Extra Brut ‘V.P.’ (Vieillissement Prolongé)
Domaine Egly-Ouriet Champagne is sensual and unforgettable, a necessary experience for those who crave the power and finesse of Pinot Noir-based wines.
On the eye: Pale yellow.
On the nose: Aromas of spiced pears, yellow peaches, baking spices, warm oatmeal.
On the palate: Precise, spicy, vinous; flavors of ginger, red apple, citrus fruits, toast.
Rich seafood (like scallops or crab with garlic/ginger), roasted duck with stone fruit.
Varietals: 70% Pinot Noir and 30% Chardonnay
Appellation: Estate vineyards are located in the villages of Ambonnay, Verzenay and Bouzy. Soils combine chalk and limestone.
Aging: Aged in bottle for seven years (vieillissement prolongé means “extended aging”).