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Champagne

Ayala Brut Majeur

75cl

WS92Wine SpectatorB+D16Bettane & Desseauve

Ayala Brut Majeur

£32.21
£32.21
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Technical sheet

Type Of Wine: sparkling wine
Appellation:Champagne (Champagne, France)
Cellar: Ayala
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Grapes: Chardonnay, Meunier, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Noir
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 12%
Type Of Sparkling: Brut
James Suckling Score: 92
Ayala is the maker of this Ayala Brut Majeur (£32.21), a sparkling wine from the region of Champagne that is made with pinot noir, pinot meunier, meunier and chardonnay and shows an alcoholic content of 12%. The Ayala Brut Majeur is the ideal sparkling to combine with whitefish and birds. Drinks&Co users rate this sparkling wine with 3,9 out of 5 points while wine experts grade it as follows: wine spectator: 92.

Description

Ayala Brut Majeur (Chardonnay, Meunier, Pinot Meunier and Pinot Noir)

The origin of raw undergone a rigorous selection process. For aperitif, the major crude is also the perfect companion to any meal. It goes perfectly with: Shellfish, lobsters, raw or grilled fish, terrines and Asian cuisine. With soft cheeses and pates especially red fruit desserts based or marzipan.

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How to serve

Consumption temp.

6-8ºC

Pairing

StartersDessertsCheeseMeatFishWhite meatSeafoodBirdsWhitefish

The Winery

Ayala

Ayala

In 1750, Don Antonio de Ayala y Vergara, a Spanish aristocrat, was appointed Chancelor (Finance Minister) of New Grenada (now Colombia) by King Ferdinand VI of Spain. His son signs peace with Simon Bolivar. His grandson comes to France as the Consul of Colombia.

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Points

WS92Wine SpectatorB+D16Bettane & Desseauve

Reviews of Ayala Brut Majeur

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Your rating for Ayala Brut Majeur:Rate Ayala Brut Majeur:

5/5

Me encantó, aunque no tengo criterio para valorar más.
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Ayala Brut Majeur

4 /5

- Pale gold in colour with a fine mousse.
- This wine is rich and aromatic on the nose.
- On the palate, it is well balanced and shows great finesse and complexity.
- Pinot Noir gives this wine richness and a long finish while Chardonnay, from the finest soils of the Cotes des Blancs, adds delicacy, liveliness and freshness. Pinot Meunier, mainly from the Marne Valley, gives this wine an appealing fruitiness and roundness.
- The origin of the cru's gives a good idea of the quality of the wine...
- Pinot Noir: Ay, Mareuil sur Ay, Louvois, Bouzy, Tours sur Marne, Chigny les Roses, Rilly, Ecueil.
Chardonnay: Cramant, Chouilly, Cuis, Vertus.
Pinot Meunier: Venteuil, Cerseuil, St Martin d'Ablois, Chavot.
- These villages are ranked at the very high level of 94 to 95% on the echelle des crus scale.
- Ideal as an aperitif, Champagne Ayala Brut can also match a whole meal. It will pair perfectly with seafood, scallops, lobster, crab, fresh or grilled fish, fish terrines, salmon or beef carpaccio. Sushis and Asian food are also a good pairing.
- Cheeses : Soft and blue cheeses: Boursault, Coulommiers, Chaource, brie, Brillat-Savarin.
- Desserts: Excellent with crumble with red berries or figs, and apple, pear, peach or fig based tarts.
- Grape: Pinot Noir (45%),Chardonnay ( 30%) and Pinot Meunier (25%)
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4 /5

NOTAS DE PROVA:

  • Visão: Ayala rico Majeur Champagne Demi-Sec tem uma cor intensa.
  • Olfato: É por excelência champanhe sobremesa, com um nariz de pêssego e damasco.
  • Paladar: Boca abundante. Rodada e suave, este champanhe é cheia de charme e suavidade. Acompanhamento poêlé foie gras, também é maravilhoso para os seus sentidos.

VINHEDO: Ayala

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4 /5

Tasting Notes:

  • Vista: Champagne Ayala Rich Majeur Demi-Sec har en intens farge.
  • Nose: desserter champagne par excellence, med en nese av fersken og aprikos.
  • Boca: Boca rikelig. Rund og harmonisk, dette champagne full av sjarm og mykhet. Medfølgende en foie gras poêlé, er også fantastisk for sansene.

Kjeller: Ayala

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