FrereJean Frères Champagne 1er Cru Brut NV
According to champagne production law, the non-vintage champagne has to be minimum 15 months, but this FrereJean Frères 1er cru brut has aged with lees at least 5 years: more time of lees contact will create a better creamy and complex champagne.
This wine shows a bright yellow color with vivid bubbles. On the nose you can sample citrus notes (lime, lemon and tangerine), hints of green apple, followed by brioche, butter aromas and almond flavor. On the palate the wine shows good complexity and freshness: you can perceive citrus and green apple notes, with a creamy and buttery texture and fresh almond taste. A good level of acidity to bring up the freshness, finishing with a hint of chalky mineral.