Tasting notes for the Champagne "Absolue Grès" Brut Nature 2019 - Elise Dechannes
- EYE: This Champagne has a deep and intense golden yellow color, with brilliant reflections. The bubbles are fine and abundant, forming a persistent string. The clarity of the liquid inside the bottle is exemplary.
- NOSE: Delicate, expressive, and complex. Aromas of ripe fruits such as pear, peach, and apricot blend with notes of honey and brioche. Delicate floral nuances, like lime blossom and orange blossom, can also be perceived. Light touches of roasted hazelnuts and yeast add an additional dimension to this aromatic ensemble.
- MOUTH: A lively and fresh attack. The flavors of ripe fruits unfold with power, offering a harmonious combination of pear, peach, and apricot. Subtle minerality adds complexity to the wine, while notes of brioche, honey, and hazelnuts enrich the aromatic palette. The texture is creamy and velvety, with a fine and persistent effervescence. The finish is long, leaving a pleasant sensation of freshness in the mouth.
In short: This Champagne "Absolue Grès" Brut Nature 2019 from the maison Elise Dechannes was made by a very promising female winemaker. Its expressive nose and balanced palate make it an ideal choice for enthusiasts of refined and complex Champagnes. It pairs perfectly with delicate dishes such as seafood, shellfish, fine fish, and lightly sauced poultry. This cuvée can be enjoyed now, but it can also be aged for 3 to 5 years in good conditions. Please note that quantities are very limited.
Other appellations from this estate: Cuvée Essentielle, Cuvée Expression, Cuvée Affinité, Rose de Saignée, Rosé des Riceys, Cuvée Absolue Grès, Cuvée Absolue Terre, Cuvée Tradition, Cuvée Coeur de Noirs, Cuvée Chardonnay, Cuvée Pinot Noir...