Greyfriars Classic Cuvée Brut, England

Greyfriars Classic Cuvée Brut, England

The 2013 vintage is a blend of 48% Chardonnay, 36% Pinot Noir and 16% Pinot Meunier; the blend varies slightly each year. Made from hand-harvested grapes from the Greyfriars estate just south-west of Guildford. The estate’s vineyards are planted on southerly-facing chalkrich soils; the sites have excellent drainage. Here, just 80 or so miles north of Champagne’s latitude, the vines experience a similar climate on Surrey’s North Downs. Whole bunch pressed and fermented and aged in stainless steel, the wine has a 5g/l dosage of sugar and spends

  • Type: Sparkling Wine White
  • Country: England
  • Region: England
  • Vintage: 2013
  • Primary grape: Chardonnay
  • Secondary grape: Pinot Noir
  • Bottle size: 75cl
  • Code: 35159
  • Expression: Cork - Green