Leslie’s Reserve Brut NV
Leslie’s Reserve Brut is a classic traditional method sparkling wine and one which epitomizes what makes sparkling English wine so special; elegant purity, a linear focus and fresh acidity. Predominantly Chardonnay, with citrus, green apple and brioche flavours to the fore. The wine’s distinctive aromatic and spicy character is in created with the addition of a small percentage of Pinot Gris to the blend.
Every parcel from each variety, clone and soil type is handpicked and pressed separately before blending to create Leslie’s Brut signature style. Fermentation in stainless steel tanks and full malolactic fermentation before ageing on lees for a minimum of 12 months.
Tasting Note: Citrus fruits, green apple, with subtle notes of Greengage and dried herbs.
Winemaker’s Food Pairing: Fish and chips.
Blend: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Pinot Gris