1999 Billecart-Salmon Cuvee Nicolas Francois Billecart Champagne Brut

September 16, 2014

Name:Cuvee Nicolas Francois Billecart Champagne Brut
Vintage:1999
Type:Sparkling
Varietal:Champagne Blend
Producer:Billecart-Salmon
Region:France / Champagne
Alcohol:12.5%

Slightly more restrained and quieter than some, but this isn’t necessarily a bad thing, but seems to be rather a choice of style. Fine beads, visually and tactile.  Easy on the yeast and fruit.  Medium body.  Not a weird-but-fun uncle, but rather a proper and good-hearted one.