Gatinois Traditional Brut GC NV (Base 2020)
Vareties 80% Pinot Noir, 20% Chardonnay
Estate state-owned Pinot Noir (majority is Petit Pinot d’Ay) and Chardonnay grown in the Grand Cru village of Äy. Most of their Pinot holdings are comprised of massale selection Petite Pinot d’Ay: a small-yielding, tiny berried clone that is unique to this village.
Vinification 80% Pinot Noir, 20% Chardonnay. Composed mainly of the 2016 vintage, with 30% reserve wine. Fermentation (100% malo) in stainless steel with indigenous yeasts.