Alexandre Filaine Cuvée Confidence NV
Fabrice Gaas is the winemaker for Alexandre Filaine where he produces Cuvee Speciale and Confidence as a past time job. His main job is looking after the viticulture and the pressing for Bollinger.
The total production here is between 4000bt to 6000bt per year. All wines are fermented in oak and acacia for Chardonnay.
Cuvee Confidence is made from 45% Pinot, 35% Chardonnay and 20% Pinot Meunier and comes exclusively from 2005 and 2006 vintages. The wines does not go through malolactic fermentation and has a dosage of 4g/l.
More complex than the Cuvee Speciale, Confidence expresses aromas of ripe stony fruit combined with wonderful refreshing acidity.