Billet marqué "clotilde"

France-New Zealand, a love story

Publié le 21 oct 2011 dans Our company | 0 commentaire

France-New Zealand, a love story

Clotilde Chauvet completed her studies of Oenology in Montpellier. Her degree in hand, she chose to explore new horizons. A temperament for adventure, she immediately left to work in New Zealand, the end of the world for her family…

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The alcoholic fermentation finishes

Publié le 20 oct 2011 dans Ours champagnes | 0 commentaire

The alcoholic fermentation finishes

Since the grape harvest, the grape must has been fermenting  5 metres underground, in huge refrigerated stainless steel vats.

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Preparation of red wine of Champagne

Publié le 31 août 2011 dans Ours champagnes | 0 commentaire

Preparation of red wine of Champagne

Our cuvée Ruby, Champagne Marc Chauvet Rosé is carried out by a blend of 80% of Champagne Brut Tradition and 20% of red wine , from Coteaux of Rilly la Montagne.

Champagne rosé wine is obtained from the grape variety Pinot Noir, it is a different style of winemaking that begins today.

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An intergenerational organisation

Publié le 27 août 2011 dans Our company, The harvest | 0 commentaire

An intergenerational organisation

One of the particularities of the Champagne Marc Chauvet company resides in the distribution of work. The vineyard is maintained by men, under the direction of  Nicolas, and wine making is provided by women, under the impetus of  Clotilde.

 

 

 

Distribution of roles during the grape harvest

The Pressing Centre is managed by muscular men, while the winery belongs exclusively to women. The small dishes served midday and evening are lovingly cooked by the older members…

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