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Billecart-Salmon Champagne Blend Champagne Brut NV
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.
Two and a half glasses
External Reviews for Billecart-Salmon Champagne Blend Champagne Brut
A pale yellow Champagne with an elegant, persistent bead that glides down easily. A blend of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier. Dry, floral with aromas of ripe pears.
Plenty of structure in this dry Champagne, but it needs more flavor intensity midpalate to fill out its lean frame. Apple and citrus are the main themes, with a hint of mineral. Drink now through 2008. (BS) Wine Spectator. A Champagne Blend wine from Champagne in France. N.V. Billecart-Salmon Brut Champagne Reserve 750ml
50% pinot meunier, 30% pinot noir and 20% chardonnay. 60% of the cuvée is from the 2008 harvest with the rest from 2006 and 2007 with 6 g/ltr of sugar in the dosage. Pear and baked apple make a restrained aromatic statement. This bottling is more exp... Chuck Hayward. A Champagne Blend wine from Champagne in France. N.V. Billecart-Salmon Brut Champagne Reserve 750ml
Pale gold. Fresh peach, pear and nectarine on the nose, with a complicating note of white flowers. Fleshy, plush and ripe, with strong peach and ripe pear flavors in a more powerful and less restrained style than last year's release. Firms up on the... Stephen Tanzer's IWC. A Champagne Blend wine from Champagne in France. N.V. Billecart-Salmon Brut Champagne Reserve 1500ml