Category: De Castelnau

De Castelnau: Brut Vintage 2002

[English] Made of 50% Chardonnay, 10% Pinot Noir and 40% Meunier. Beautiful golden color with refined bubbles and fine mousse. On the nose we get baker’s yeast, toast, cigar box with tobacco, lighted fireworks, candied citrus, almond and  limestone. After a while we get lemon zest, pear, brioche, blueberry and frangipane cake. The mouthfeel is broad with a
Rating category: 80-89

De Castelnau: Blanc de Blancs 2002

[English] Made of 100% Chardonnay. Pale yellow color with fine bubbles. On the nose we get sweet but cheap yeasts, young cheese, sweet pastry with pear, shea butter, fresh fig, rhubarb, fresh bay leaves, gunpowder, candied angelika, a tip of custard, mascarpone and a slight hint of oregano. The mouthfeel is bland, lacks dynamics and
Rating category: 66-79