Active fine bubble stream. Light gold, in color. Tangerine, lime, cherry, lemon peel, crunchy red apple, raspberry, mineral, chalk. Citrus, lemon pith, freshly squeezed lemon, bitterness, on the finish.
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Score: 90 points
Founded in 1874, in the town of Bouzy, set in the Montagne de Reims. The house farms 28 acres divided among 32 parcels in the Grand Cru vineyards of Bouzy, Ambonnay and Louvois. Pinot Noir makes up a solid 80% of Barnaut’s production.
Cuvée de Prestige:
Vintage Grand Cru Brut
Authentic Rosé Brut Grand Cru Bouzy
Cuvée Douceur Sec Grand Cru