Vineyards & Viticulture
100% from Le Mesnil-sur-Oger Champs d'Alouettes. It is usually blended for Cuvée Théophile and is vinified separately only in the best vintages. Xavier and Krug are the only two houses to own vineyards in this site.
Harvest & Vinification
Vinified in neutral barrels for six months prior to bottling. No chaptalization, malo, or fining for their wines. Aged on the lees for 9 years. Dosage 2.5 g/L.