Chardonnay Champagnes Ay France
White from white, a lively and delicate effervescent wine, exclusively Chardonnay in grand style, a model of balance, a pure product of the vine, an assemblage of the best Grand cru of Côte des Blancs. Cramant for its finesse, Avize for its power and Mesnil-sur-Oger for its structure and longevity. Beyond the Billecart-Salmon name lies a patronage of high art and a respect for the land, driven by a passion for quality and a determination to craft exceptional objects. A Champagne steeped in history and the land of it's origin.
To make consistently good Blanc de Blancs, it is necessary to use good grapes every time. The strength of a House such as Billecart-Salmon lies in experience, but also in the quality of fruit. Billecart-Salmon rejects grapes that do not meet the most stringent standards. This extreme determination to provide quintessential quality gives Billecart-Salmon it's status of noblesse. The House of Billecart-Salmon seeks genuine excellence, as contributing vineyards are classified according to the quality of fruit they produce, the best vineyards are ranked as 100% of echelle des crus all the way down to 80% Very few Houses can make a claim like Billecart-Salmon, that the quality of the grapes sourced, average at above 95%
Pale gold, this pure Chardonnay Cuvee displays a mousse that's both fine and delicate. Mineral and citrus fruits initially, followed by perfumes of white flowers. A vintage characterised by its lively yet delicate attack followed by a long finish, an outstanding way to fully appreciate all the character of the world's finest Chardonnay. It's elegant, gracious vinosity is particularly appreciated by connoisseurs.