"Understand the Champagne Region to understand a House."
The Champagne appellation covers 30 000 hectares within 320 villages. The vineyard owes
At the south of Epernay emerges the Côte des Blancs where five villages are classified Grand Cru, which Avize. Only the Chardonnay is produced there, hence the use of the term "Blanc de Blancs".
The terroir of Avize represents 262 hectares, a small land but of high quality. The Chardonnay began investing this village at the onset of champagne especially for its ability to take a good foam. All of the Côte des Blancs followed when she realized that this land was made for this grape and as the wines produced
Our house now farms 7.5 hectares of vines, 4.50 hectares of Chardonnay Grand Cru in the Côte des Blancs and 0.50 hectare
At Avize, our oldest vines are 60 years old and produce grapes of high quality for the vintages.
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