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Brut Réserve Billecart-Salmon

White fruitAperitif
H

12%

0.75L

Intensity

A brut made from all three Champagne grape varieties. Very elegant and well-balanced.

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Quantity : 1 bottleObservations : 1 Slightly marked label, 1 Slightly scratched label, 1 Slightly stained labelLevel : 1 NormalOrigin : private individualRecoverable VAT : noRegion : ChampagneAppellation : ChampagneOwner : Billecart-Salmon
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16.5
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15,5/20
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Lot presentation

Brut Réserve Billecart-Salmon

The wine

The Brut Reserve has a pretty colour with pale gold hues. It exudes aromas of fresh fruit, including pear, with a very well-balanced palate; slightly vinous and fresh at the same time, a beautiful aromatic richness and a refined texture. A great champagne for an apéritif.

About the Producer Billecart-Salmon

Founded in 1818, Maison Billecart is certainly not the oldest yet is probably one of the most famous champagne houses and still in the hands of the same founding family (supported since 2005 by the Frey group). Maison Billecart Salmon was born from the union of two great family owners of vineyards in Champagne, when Nicolas-François Billecart married Elisabeth Salmon in 1818. Very prosperous at the end of the 19th century (the wines were then known and appreciated as far as the United States and Russia), the maison, located in Mareuil sur Aÿ, would experience major setbacks of fortune at the beginning of the 20th century. They have now resolved these issues and the house remains the property of the Billecart family. Today it is François and Antoine Roland-Billecart who run it and their father, Jean Roland-Billecart, still keeps an eye on the heritage. Located in Mareuil-sur-Aÿ, it gets its supplies around Epernay from the best terroirs. Interestingly, Billecart belongs to these maisons that make barrels which means that part of the harvest is vinified in Burgundy parts. The grand cuvée Clos Saint-Hilaire is vinified in its entirety. From a stylistic point of view, Billecart-Salmon embodies finesse and precision. These are always great wines, both as an aperitif and with meals, fresh and with admirable energy.

Detailed characteristics

Quantity : 1 bottle

Level : 1 NormalObservations : 1 Slightly marked label, 1 Slightly scratched label, 1 Slightly stained label

Origin : private individual

Type of cellar : temperature-controlled cellar

Recoverable VAT : no

Original wooden case / Original case : no

French customs seal : yes

Alcohol percentage : 12 %

Region : Champagne

Appellation : Champagne

Owner : Billecart-Salmon

Colour : sparkling white

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Viticulture : sustainable farming More information....

Intensity : classic secondary fermentation

Leading aroma : white fruit

Tasting occasion : aperitif

Grape variety : Pinot Meunier, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir
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Brut Réserve Billecart-Salmon

The iDealwine Price Estimate(1) is based on auction results, using the hammer price of lots including the buyer's premium for the sale.
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Brut Réserve Billecart-Salmon
39
41
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38
(year's lowest)
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