The main characteristic of this Brut 1er Cru cuvée "Les vignes de Vrigny" from EGLY-OURIET is that it is sourced from old pinot meunier grape vines only. This remarkable champagne is very delicate. This is a great cuvée, alike the champagne house. Every champagne of the house spent at least 3 years in the cellar before being sold, therefore, their aging potential is even better. Sugar dosage is very light, or non-existent. Thus, the champagne increases its purity and complexity.
The Champagne House Egly-Ouriet is a family house running since four generations. Small in terms of production, but large regarding the exceptional quality of its champagnes. All champagnes spend at least three years in the cellar before being sold, thereby it increase their complexity and provide better aging potential. All this care allowed them to be among the 10 best champagne houses.