35 Ratings
Champagne Salon Brut Blanc de Blancs Le Mesnil

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Wine Description

(1997 Vintage) The wine is pearlescent - a pale, lustrous gold with a fine, lively mousse. The nose is complex yet ethereal.Wonderfully refined, it is intriguing and enticing, its minerality complemented by hints ...

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  • Wine Enthusiast
    (1996 Vintage) Rating: 95/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast
  • Wine News
    (1996 Vintage) Rating: 97/100 - As reviewed by The Wine News
  • International Wine Cellar
    (1983 Vintage) Maturing aromas of toffee, honey and Tokaj like damp earth. Quite concentrated and complex, with mineral and apple flavors approaching full maturity. Rather penetrating acidity gives the wine a firm structural underpinning but clashes with the older flavors. Finishes with a slight phenolic edge. Will this come into better harmony, or is this wine beginning its downward slope?
  • Wine Spectator
    (1983 Vintage)