CHAMPAGNE DRAPPIER The history of the walls today inhabited by the DRAPPIER Family goes back to the 12th century when Saint Bernard had an annex to Clairvaux Abbey built in Urville. The vineyard which today surrounds these Cistercian cellars is the pride of our House. Cultivated in way as natural as possible, the vineyard gives life to grapes rich in complex aromas which al low the making of Champagnes with well established characters housed in exceptional bottles.
The Housse DRAPPIER launched this cuvée as a tribute to one of its most prestigious customer,the Général de Gaulle.
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Cuvée, the House DRAPPIER introduced its champagne Carte D'Or 1992, which is vinified with a very small addition of sulfur (3 times less than usual) This "natural" vinification method confer to this Pinot-sourced champagne a unique copper hue, as per the previous century.
Designed for the amateurs of pure sensations, Maison Drappier created a 100% Pinot Noir cuvée, 100% from first press, without any dosage and sulfur : Cuvée Brut Nature sans souffre.
Cuvée Grande Sendrée 2008 : a great rosé champagne elaborated in an exceptionnal vintage ! Taking place in a superb bottle reminding the 18th century bottle, cuvée Grande Sendrée is sourced from a single location and elaborated from a blend composed of 92% Pinot Noir, and 8% Chardonnay.
The champagne Millesime Exception 2006 from DRAPPIER is a "cuvée d'exception" which expresses freshness and maturity, complexity and richness, all at the same time.
The champagne Millésime d'exception 2002 from DRAPPIER truly reflects the house's spirit: Power combined with a great natural freshness.
Ranked 18th in the Top 50 best champagne houses in the Revue du Vin de France, this excellent family business founded in 1808 continues to rise in rank! The champagne house Drappier offers a champagne that is rare in France and whose quality is highly appreciated abroad since about 70% of its production is exported to 60 countries.
His Cuvée de Prestige is the Grande Sendrée Champagne, whose vintage glass bottle is a reproduction scale of bottles used in the cellars of the house by the eighteenth century. We, must not forget to mention the Cuvée Charles de Gaulle as a tribute to this historical figure who was particularly fond of champagne Drappier!
Please note a main feature of this champagne house: pinot noir is the king, representing 70% of the Drappier vineyard.
Another feature of the champagne house Drappier is to offer champagne containing the weakest doses of sulfur among the champagne production business, where flavors are magnified. A wide range of champagne is available for sale : Champagne Brut, Champagne Brut Vintage, Blanc de Blancs champagne, vintage Blanc de Blancs champagne, Rosé champagne. This champagne house has also a unique range of champagne bottles sizes in the world: a quarter of a bottle, the bottle, the Magnum, the Jeroboam, the Mathusalem, the Balthazar, Nabuchodonosor, the Salomon, the Primat and finally, the Melchisédech.
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