Original
45 Ratings
Domaine Chandon Blanc de Noirs
$15.99 USD
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Wine Description

Elegant and clean with notes of strawberry, cherry, mulberry, watermelon, dried currant, vanilla, rose water, taffy and talc. - Planet Grape

Winemaker's Notes

This Carneros-designated Blanc de Noirs has a delicate copper color and fruit aromas of strawberry and cherry overlaid with warm cocoa from Pinot Noir. Its softer cousin Pinot Meunier contributes a warm spice, almost clove character with overtones of orange peel and freshly baked bread. To enhance this Cuvee 391, wines from the 1991 vintage were blended with selected 'vin de reserve' held back from previous years. 1991 was characterized by cool conditions during maturation and harvest, critical t...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Spectator
    (From NV Vintage) Rating: 86/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 12/31/03
  • Wine & Spirits
    (From NV Vintage) A classic blend of Pinot Noir, with Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay, this is really a terrific sparkler. It's soft and round and elegant, a true bubbly rosé that offers rich strawberry, peaches and cream and vanilla flavors that are subtle and complex.