Wiston EstateLibrary Collection Blanc de Noirs Extra Brut 2014Product code: 15998
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Wiston Estate Library Collection Blanc de Noirs Extra Brut is a truly majestic British wine from West Sussex. This renowned Blanc de Noirs offers exuberant layers of depth, displaying an enticing minerality with ripe apple, pear and savoury biscuit flavours. Produced from one of England's finest vineyards, the wine features a delicate effervescence and impressive complexity that results from extended time on lees. Its vibrant acidity pairs beautifully with intense fruit character, creating an unforgettable wine experience. This superb Extra Brut is a testament to the finesse possible in English winemaking, and a must-try for any serious wine enthusiast.
The fruit from the 2014 harvest was of exceptional quality and the resulting wine has evolved into an excellent example of Blanc de Noir, abundant with complex character and intensity of flavour. Aromas of lemon cake and macadamia nut deliver an inviting a sense of opulence. A round and weighty texture on the palate, abound with notes of rhubarb, dried orange and greengage. Further finesse shows through on the long finish, with hints of Himalayan pink salt and electric freshness, a subtle note of sweetness of Braeburn apple. Undeniable potential to age further.
About the Winery
Nestled in the beautiful countryside of Sussex, Wiston Estate Winery serves as a prime testament to England's illustrious wine making history. Standing majestically since the year 1743, this grand property boasts more than 16 acres dedicated exclusively for cultivating exclusive varieties of grapes each year.
The Wiston Estate Winery is a family-run business, renowned for its indubitable passion for crafting outstanding English Sparkling Wines. At the helm, lies the devotion and expertise of Dermot Sugrue, one of the UK’s most celebrated winemakers who always aims for the exceptional.
The vineyard showcases a unique blend of traditional methods, blended skillfully with modern techniques to create a premium and distinctive wine. The winery prides itself on its traditional Coquard press, one of only four outside of France and recognised for producing wines of incredible precision, elegance and expression.
Wiston Estate's key grape varieties include Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier, all meticulously nurtured under the watchful eyes of the estate team. The terroir's distinctive chalky soil is believed to be key for the diverse and intriguing bouquet of its sparkling wines.
The estate has been honoured with multiple accolades over years, including prestigious international awards that highlight its consistent commitment to quality. Some of its most renowned vintages include the Blanc de Blancs and the Rosé, both of which are revered for their elegant complexity.
Each bottle of Wiston’s sparkling wine beautifully encapsulates the rich heritage, abundant land and the unwavering dedication of the estate's team. A visit to the winery provides an unparalleled experience for any wine enthusiast's a journey of intrigue, charm and delightful indulgence. From grape to glass, each stage of the production process is carefully undertaken, to perfect the art that is English winemaking.
As a beacon of English wine, Wiston Estate Winery stands proud and shining - a true celebration of the exceptional nature of English wines.