Lanson nv ‘Black Label’ Champagne, France (375ml)
Hailing from one of the oldest houses in Reims, this blend of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay achieves the perfect balance of power and finesse – bright citrus and lemon curd, with white flowers and ginger
Haywire nv ‘Baby Bub’ Okanagan Valley, BC, Canada (375ml)
From a cool mountain vineyard site in Oliver, this local beauty is a blend of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay with a splash of Syrah for colour. Crunchy and fresh with raspberry, strawberry, lime zest and great minerality
Marie Demets nv ‘Tradition’ Champagne, France
This small family winery is in the Cote de Bars, which is actually closer to Chablis than it is to Epernay, giving it the benefit of limestone rich Kimmeridgian soil. This Grower Champagne has a youthful character with notes of juicy pear, green apple and a creamy mouthfeel
Pierre Péters nv ‘Albane’ Rosé Brut Champagne, France
This grower in Les Mesnil sur Oger traditionally uses chardonnay for its bubble, but the inclusion of some pinot menunier for it’s first rosé is just right. Strawberry, raspberry, pink grapefruit and rocks
René Geoffroy ’09 Pinot Noir+ ‘Empreinte’ Brut 1er Cru, Champagne, France
The Geoffroy family have winegrowing roots that date back to the 17 th century. This Premier Cru bubble is made sustainably in the village of Cumières. The grapes are vinified from each plot separately, in order to showcase terroir. Rich and complex with honeycomb, apple pie, white flowers and fresh mint. Liquid gold.
Casebianche ’16 Aglianico Rosato ‘Il Fric’, Frizzante Secco, Paestum IGP, Italy
A small family winery hailing from Campania in South Western Italy. Between olive trees, citrus fruit and figs, lies 5 hectares of biodynamically farmed Aglianico vines. This bubble is made in the Methode Ancestrale, and displays tons of fresh berry fruit, and flower blossoms, with a mineral finish.
Nichol Vineyard ‘16 Extra Brut Rosé Okanagan Valley, BC, Canada
Tiny production BC bubble made from pinot noir and pinot meunier grapes and bottled exclusively for L’Abattoir. Strawberries and cream, fresh pastry, red apples, fine bubble and BC’s signature pucker all made by dear friends