Antech Blanquette de Limoux Grande Reserve
AOC Blanquette de Limoux:
Grapes: 90% Mauzac, 5% Chardonnay, 5% Chenin.
Vintage made from our best vintages of Mauzac (90%)
Pale yellow with golden reflections and fine bubbles
Spring flowers and fruit orchard
Sharp and round harmonious, steady and balanced
Traditional “méthode champenoise”, 2nd fermentation in bottle.
Aged 18 to 24 months on the lees before disgorgement.
Fifth generation winemakers, Roger and Georges Antech, inherited the ancient craft of making Blanquette, the original French bubbly that pre-dates Dom Pérignon’s “discovery” of Champagne by over 150 years. The family’s property lies on gentle slopes that bask in the Mediterranean sunlight.