Champagne Drappier, a family owned house in the Côte des Bar in the Aube region of Champagne, is run by Michel Drappier. He tends the land accumulated by the Drappiers since 1808. Michel Drappier, described as vying for the position of ‘this southerly district’s very best producer’*, creates wines for real connoisseurs.
The 50 plus hectares in and around Urville, in the Aube, were chosen by Drappier’s ancestors for their expos...
Deep pink in color. On the nose, ripe raspberries, cherries and strawberries, as well as a touch of grapefruit, mint and yeast. Medium-bodied, with a nice mousse and vivid bubbles. On the palate, juicy ripe raspberries, black cherries and strawberries, as well as pink grapefruit, perfectly echoing the nose. Very clean, refined, rich ripe fruit, with a delicate touch of yeasty bitterness balancing out the medium-plus acidity and the fruit on the long and elegant finish.