2004, Blanc de Blancs

2004 Bruno Paillard Blanc de Blancs Champagne

Steady fine bubbles. Lemon, yellow, in color. Pear, lemon, citrus zest, almond, mineral. Rich, delicious, lasting finish.

Consume: now-2034
Purchased: $75

Score: 91 points

Bruno Paillard
The house was founded in 1981 and owns vineyards with an area of 25ha which represents 50% of the grapes it needs, and is composed of 89 individual plots, which include 19 Crus (six Grand Crus and five Premiers Crus) within the areas of Montagne de Reims, the start of the Marne Valley, Côtes des Blancs, and Les Riceys.

Plantings comprise: 50% Pinot Noir; 37% Chardonnay; and 13% Pinot Meunier.

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