Jean Vesselle Prestige 2011


For nearly 300 years, the Vesselle family has been tilling the chalky soils of Bouzy and cultivating some of the village’s best-placed Pinot Noir vines. Wines from this peerless family estate combine a classic Champagne elegance with the signature power and uncompromising flavor of wines from Bouzy.


On the nose: Aromas of lemon peel, white flowers, leesy notes and crushed stones.

On the palate: Intense and textured; red berries, more honey, stone fruits.


Smoked salmon and other fish; Asian-inspired dishes


Varietals: 70% Pinot Noir, 30% Chardonnay

Appellation: Estate-owned, 100% grand cru-rated vineyards are located exclusively in Bouzy.

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