Francis Orban vineyard lies in the heart of the Marne Valley, the birthplace of Champagne, 15km from Epernay, Champagne’s capital city.
This Estate is atypical from several points of view: enjoying ideal exposure and sunshine, exceptional clay-limestone soil and a perfect microclimate to grow Pinot Meunier.
Spurred on by the desire to satisfy every Champagne lover, you will find in the Francis Orban Champagne range a natural elegance and an inherited, authentic and genuine skill specific to the Pinot Meunier and Francis Orban’s terroir.
Composition: 100% Pinot Meunier – Blanc de Noirs
Blended from 50% of this year’s wine and 50% reserve wine
Induced malolactic fermentation
Aged on racks during 36 months
Dose: 3g/l – Extra Brut
Eye: Very attractive shade of rose petal
Nose: Notes of red fruit such as redcurrant, strawberry, raspberry and cherry, suggestive of indulgence
Mouth: A well-balanced dose of sugar; the wine offers attractive sweetness and long- lasting freshness due to the Pinot Meunier grapes