Billecart-Salmon Blanc de Blancs Vintage NV
92 points John Gilman (View From the Cellar): ...offers up a fine nose of green apple, pink grapefruit, bread dough, lovely chalky soil tones and a gentle topnote of yeastiness. On the palate the wine is full-bodied, crisp and complex, with fine balance, tiny bubbles, bright acids and fine length and grip on the blossoming and serious finish. This is still young days for this wine and another year or two should add a nice note of brioche to the flavors and even more generosity on the palate. A classy Blanc de Blancs. 2008-2018.
The Billecart-Salmon House is the embodiment of these rare family businesses who have constantly strived to build the legend of Champagne. The family's independence has helped them to maintain a sense of continuity in the concoction of their champagnes with as their watchwords: finesse, balance and elegance. Each generation has endeavoured to propel the art of wine-growing into modern world, while remaining firmly rooted in almost two centuries experience.
Excellent Chardonnay Champagne, doesn't dry your mouth out like some. Fine bubbles and not overly sweet.
an amazingly smooth-drinking champagne, with very fine bubbles. a tiny bit of vanilla without any cloying sweetness makes this one of my favorite bubblies.
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Billecart-Salmon has been making beautiful Champagnes since 1818. The classics simply never die.
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Dietary Information: Organic
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