While approaching Virtues, a village snuggled up at the heart of the Côtes des Blancs, where the House Duval-Leroy is implanted since 1859, overfliesa part of the 200 hectares of vineyard which it exploits directly.
This autonomy of supply, a rare scale in champagne, assures Home the third of its annual needs in grapes. An asset - master which guarantees in the champagne Duval-Leroy quality and the constancy.
Three vines, the dosage of which gives to the wine all its peculiarities, are there present but, Côtes des Blancs obliges, the Chardonnay saves itself the beautiful part. The vine, the sun and the rain decide every year on the quality of the grape, but the intervention of the man is major to help the harvest to keep all its promises.