Billet marqué "grapes"

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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The 2011 grape harvest starts

Publié le 25 août 2011 dans The harvest | 0 commentaire

The 2011 grape harvest starts

Here we go!

The entire team of  Champagne Marc Chauvet is in the starting blocks…

After 3 days of intense preparation, cleaning, storage, hardware verification, the 2011 harvest has finally started, with joy and good humour. The excitement is palpable in every corner of the company!

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New colours for the pressing centre

Publié le 22 juil 2011 dans Our company | 0 commentaire

New colours for the pressing centre

This year, after an unusually severe winter and summer-like spring, the timing of the Champagne vineyards is well in advance …

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An exceptionally early harvest

Publié le 22 juil 2011 dans Our vineyard | 0 commentaire

An exceptionally early harvest

Not been seen since 1822!

Without any major weather changes, the harvest in 2011 should start around the 20th of August in Champagne. The combination of a large rainfall deficit in spring, strong sunlight and an exceptionally early flowering is totally rare in Champagne!

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