Henriot Cuvee des Enchanteleurs 1990
Champagne Henriot Cuvee des Enchanteleurs
Region: Champagne, France
Bottle size: 75cl
Grape: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir
A wonderful bouquet of peach, apricot, citrus and honey, showing excellent texture depth, along with a completely refined and impeccable taste. All the flavours blend smoothly with a rich, buttery finish.
The Cuvee des Enchanteleurs comes exclusively from Champagne’s Grands Crus and is made only in exceptional years.
Since its founding, the Maison has been driven by the passion of individuals who have captured the essence of Champagne’s true terroir, passing this unique expertise from one generation to another. Originally from Lorraine, the Henriot family settled in Champagne in 1640. Nicolas Henriot married Apolline Godinot, who owned prestigious Pinot Noir vineyards in the Montagne de Reims. Together, they devoted their time and energy to the family vineyards and selling wine. On the death of her husband in 1808, Apolline launched Maison Henriot. In 1880, Marie Marguet, the wife of Apolline’s grandson, added to the family’s collection of vineyards with several plots in the Côte des Blancs. This firmly established Maison Henriot in the prestigious Chardonnay vineyards. Today, using the finest Blancs de Champagne which are at the heart of its history, Henriot adds an exceptionally high proportion of Premier and Grand Crus to its cuvées which come from the finest Chardonnay parcels.