The ripeness of the chardonnay despite this being an Extra Brut Champagne provides a rich apple custard character with notes of apricot. The finish is dry and clean. Pair with soft cheeses, rich fish - tuna, salmon - and shellfish.
Hure Freres started over 50 years ago, and is definitely a family business Brother Francois and Pierre Hure developed the 4 Elements tier of their small production Champagne house with a specific concept in mind: all one vintage, one variety, vineyard and vision, in an effort to showcase specific sites and how each variety expresses itself in those sites. They make one from each varietal -Chardonnay, Pinot Meunier and Pinot Noir.
No herbicides are used replacing them with organic composts, meticulous pruning and canopy management.