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TarlantBAM! Brut Nature (2010 base)
Pinot Blanc from Champagne, France
27% Pinot Blanc/27% Arbanne/46% Petit Meslier. "BAM!" is an acronym of these three relatively rare, low-yielding Champagne varieties. The vines were planted in 2003 on sandy, silica-rich limestone soils in the lieu-dit of Four à Chaux-Sablé in Oeuilly and are certified-organic like the rest of...
Organic
DB6172-10
TarlantCuvée Louis Brut Nature (2002-03 Base)
Chardonnay, Pinot Noir from Champagne, France
50%Chardonnay/50% Pinot Noir. Created by the Tarlants' parents back in 1982, the prestige cuvée Louis is named for Benoît’s and Melanie’s great-great-great grandfather. Louis was the first to bottle Tarlant estate wine (in 1928) and the one who planted this 0.9 hectare of selection massale Pinot...
Organic
DB2954-02
TarlantL'Aérienne Brut Nature
Chardonnay from Champagne, France
70% Chardonnay/30% Pinot Noir. Each year the Tarlants make a single multi-parcel wine intended to encapsulate that particular vintage: the name L'Aerienne evokes the airy, ethereal nature of the 2004 harvest, "a year won by Chardonnay" according to Benoìt Tarlant. From 4 parcels across the villages...
Organic
DB5871-04
TarlantL'Etincelante Brut Nature
Chardonnay from Champagne, France
57% Chardonnay/29% Pinot Noir/14% Pinot Meunier. Each year the Tarlants make a single multi-parcel wine intended to encapsulate that particular vintage: the name Etincelante evokes the “glimmering” nature of the sunny 2002 harvest, "a dream harvest" per Benoìt Tarlant. From six parcels across four...
Organic
DB5813-02
TarlantLa Matinale Brut Nature
Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier from Champagne, France
45% Pinot Noir/28% Chardonnay/27% Pinot Meunier. Hand-harvested very early in the morning (hence the “Matinale” moniker) in this very warm vintage, from multiple estate parcels with vines averaging forty-five years old on chalky soils. The fruit was gently pressed and the juice fermented with...
Organic
DB6173-03
TarlantLa Vigne d'Antan Brut Nature Non-Greffée
Chardonnay from Champagne, France
100% Chardonnay. From a plot of ungrafted (non-greffée appears on the label) vines, planted by the Tarlants' grandfather in 1962 and named "Les Sables" for the sandy soil, in the village of Oeuilly. "Antan" or "yesteryear" is a reference to the old-school method of propagating these own-rooted...
Organic
DB2860-02
TarlantLa Vigne d'Or Brut Nature
Pinot Meunier from Champagne, France
100% Pinot Meunier. A blanc des noirs from a single parcel called "Pierre de Bellevue", planted in 1947 in Oeuilly by the Tarlants' paternal grandfather Georges on Sparnacian clay-limestone soils (a type specific to the Marne Valley). The fruit was hand-harvested and gently pressed; the juice was...
Sustainable
DB6171-04
TarlantLa Vigne Royale Brut Nature
Pinot Noir from Champagne, France
100% Pinot Noir. Tarlant's blanc des noirs from a single parcel of vines called "Mocque Tonneau", planted in 1972 by the Tarlants' maternal grandfather Maurice on a steep, chalky hillside in Celles-lès-Condé at the junction of the small Dhuys and Surmelin rivers (a favorite gathering place for the...
Organic
DB6170-03
TarlantRosé Zéro Brut Nature (2013 Base)
Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier from Champagne, France
50% Chardonnay/44% Pinot Noir/6% Pinot Meunier. Tarlant rosé used to be mainly Chardonnay with about fifteen percent Pinot Noir and no Meunier; Benoît has shifted it to much more Pinot Noir and added a little Meunier and derives most of the color from maceration instead of from the addition of...
91 VM, 91 WAOrganic
DB2951-13
TarlantZéro Brut Nature (2012 Base)
Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier from Champagne, France
1/3 Chardonnay, 1/3 Pinot Noir, 1/3 Pinot Meunier. This cuvée makes up 70-90% of Tarlant's production and "is my daily obsession", says Benoît Tarlant. Zero reflects the Tarlant emphasis on unadorned terroir, with no selected yeasts and no dosage The compostion is generally 60% of the base vintage...
Organic
DB2952-12