Founded in 1808, Drappier owns 55 hectares of vines of which all the classic grape varieties are represented with a dominant for the Pinot Noir (70%) but some forgotten grape varieties are also present such as the Petit Meslier, the Arbane...
This family business prefers authenticity and uses very little sulfur. It has also created a sulphur-free cuvée: the Cuvée Brut Nature without sulphite.
The strong presence of Pinot Noir gives birth to powerful, vinous champagnes that seduced General De Gaulle in 1965. To pay tribute to him, Drappier has dedicated the Cuvée Charles De Gaulle to him. It is also the only House to offer for sale all sizes of champagne bottles: from the quarter bottle to the Melchisedec (30 liters)!