Besserat de Bellefon uses grapes from the finest locations in the region: Le Mesnil sur Oger, Chouilly, Cramant, Grauves, FontaineDenis, Bisseuil, Bassuet, Boursault, Venteuil, Reuil, Verzenay. The two grape varieties are used to make most BB wine: Pinot Noir for body and power, Chardonnay which adds finesse and delicate aromas.
VARIETAL: 30% Chardonnay, 70% Pinot Noir
TO THE EYE: Brilliant straw color with copper highlights. Fine, persistent froth forming a noticeable ring.
ON THE NOSE: Mineral, intense and slightly citrus. Great elegance of expression following aeration. Salty and roasted notes are also present.
ON THE PALATE: The attack is fresh and the chiseled structure reveals a charming astringency. Fruits are present in the form of pear and quince. The finish is refreshing, persistent, complex and refined.
UPC# 6 94947 00310 3
6pk | 750ml