1989 Perrier-Jouet Belle Epoque Blanc de Blancs
16 Ratings
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16 Ratings
1989 Perrier-Jouet Belle Epoque Blanc de Blancs

Wine Details

Varietal

Chardonnay

Style

Sparkling

Winemaker's Notes

A blend of approximately half Chardonnay and half Pinot Noir with small amounts of Pinot Meunier, this crystal bright Champagne is elegant and distinctive, opening with aromas of fresh pineapple and grapefruit, warming into complex scents of pear and ending with wood and leather notes. The bead is intense with brisk effervescence, swirling up into a generous and persistent mousse. It is a balanced, extremely refined wine that, if properly stored, should keep from five to seven years or more, espe...

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A blend of approximately half Chardonnay and half Pinot Noir with small amounts of Pinot Meunier, this crystal bright Champagne is elegant and distinctive, opening with aromas of fresh pineapple and grapefruit, warming into complex scents of pear and ending with wood and leather notes. The bead is intense with brisk effervescence, swirling up into a generous and persistent mousse. It is a balanced, extremely refined wine that, if properly stored, should keep from five to seven years or more, espe...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (From 2000 Vintage) Rating: 93/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 01/01/2010
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (From 2000 Vintage) The invitingly refined, slightly rounded, elusively ethereal house style comes roaring through in this wine's dried rose, vanilla bean, yeasty aromas and in its refined, balanced, crisp and incredibly easy to like flavors. It comes with complex nuances that lift it into the highly rated ranks, and, in every way, from its handsome bottle to its lasting, pleasing aftertaste, this wine speaks of celebration.