Winery Tasting Notes: A ‘Champagne Rosé’ that uses Chardonnay for added lightness and elegance with no skin contact during maceration. Pinot Noir is blended in as a red wine for the light, unique color and red fruit flavors. It consists of three vintages with up to 40% reserve wines. Very low dosage: 7-8g/L
Blend: 50% Chardonnay, 30% Pinot Noir, 20% Pinot Meunier
Alcohol Level: 12%
Maturity: Drink now – 2027
Fun Facts: In 1818, Nicolas François Billecart and his wife Elisabeth Salmon founded the house of Billecart-Salmon in Mareuil-surAÿ, which now stands as the oldest continuously family-owned and operated house in Champagne. The estate is currently managed by the family’s seventh generation, brothers François and Antoine Roland-Billecart, while the cellars lie in the hands of renowned “chef de cave” François Domi.
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