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ELLE à table contest 2017

Champagne vincent brochet Galactic concours ELLE à table
Champagne Vincent Brochet Galactic concours ELLE à table

The Galactic cuvée has been awarded by the ELLE à table national contest, this one has obtained the silver medal across all categories.

We are proud that cuvée, recognized for his freshness and also for his modernity, was rewarded by a wine profesionnals gender parity jury, during a blind tasting. This jury were composed of women and men and chaired by Virginie Morvan (LAVINIA cellar).

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LES JEUNES TALENTS DU CHAMPAGNE

We are proud to announce you that Gaspard Brochet, son of Vincent Brochet, is one of the finalists of the Young Talents of Champagne contest 2017!

For 6 years now, this contest highlight young wine growers.

Gaspard Brochet participates for the first time and in the “ASSEMBLAGE” (blending) category.

All the Vincent Brochet estate supports him !

The prize-giving party will take place the 27th of october 2017 at Champagne de Castellane

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Champagne Vincent Brochet

Tasting de Reims 2017 at Palais du Tau

For our first participation in Tasting de Reims which took place in the wondefull “salle des Festins” of Palais du Tau, the second prize of Gastronomy AWARDS, in collaboration with DALLET chocolate – renowned chocolate maker of Rheims – was awarded to us.
This prize is based on votes of visitors.

Wine4Trade London 2017

For our first participation to the Wine4Trade London 16th edition, we had the opportunity to meet importers and wine merchants of different nationalities.

It was the occasion to introduce our cuvées : Brut Rosé, cuvée 3gr 2007, vintage 2008 et la cuvée Espionne.  

Cuvée 3gr 2007 and vintage 2008 had charm more than one !

 

A privilege day

On saturday, 2nd July 2016, some hundred customers of us came to Domaine Les Croix share our Privilege Day. In a friendly and jazzy atmosphere, a tasting workshop over several vintages, include one of vintage 1990, took place in our new panoramic tasting room.

The visit of our historic parcel and the explanation of tillage were on the program too. Our guests have seen at a live art performance of a mural fresco of our coats of arms by 2 street-artists IEMZA & Ksy.boomkies.

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Guide Hachette 2017

capture-decran-2016-09-27-a-08-41-19Our Millésime  2008 1er Cru was awarded the silver medal at the Concours Général Agricole de Paris 2016.

“Vintage 2008 has a good reputation and this cuvée combine pinot noir (70%) and chardonnay (30%) and will keep a good potential.” A well maturity” as a taster. The subtle nose, with a great freshness, mingles scents of citrus fruits infused to a roast note.

From the attaque there is a crispness minerality with white flowers, citrus and brioched flavours.

The finish is long and lightly lemony”.

ECLOS evening

On 5 March 2016 we participated in a Champagne tasting and sale organised by the students of the CS-COM Viti-Campus of AvIze. The event which also hosted an exhibition of artists from Reims was held in the Halles du Boulingrin in Reims.

Three Champagnes from the Vincent Brochet range were presented on this occasion.

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Brut 1er Cru awards

Our Brut 1er Cru was nominated by the Guide Hachette 2016, and received the Grand Prix d’Excellence at the « Vinalies Nationales » 2015 competition.

This competition is organised every year by the Union of French Oenologists based on a blind tasting of wines from different regions of France.   For this 33rd edition, over 300 oenologists were present to analyse, comment and reward the very finest wines from a very large selection.

This distinction is a guarantee of quality and know-how for the consumer.

Tasting of Brut 1er Cru in Brisbane

Brut 1er Cru is presented in a video by Amanda Reboul, our importer, in Brisbane, Australia

 

Presentation and tasting at l’INHAC

A presentation and tasting of our range of Champagnes is to take place at l’INHAC (Institut de l’Hôtellerie des Arts Culinaires) sommelier school of Saint-Gratien.  This event is organised by the Union of Champagne Growers with the participation of  the oenologist, Geoffrey Orban.

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3 Gr and Espionne in Australia

Our cuvées 3 gr Extra-Brut 2007 and Espionne 2002 were served on 22 and 23 January 2016 in Brisbane, Australia, during two gala dinners organised by our importer, Amanda Reboul (The Truffle Man).