Category: Veuve J. Lanaud

Veuve J. Lanaud: Marie-Josephine NV

[English] Made of 50% Pinot Noir and 50% Chardonnay. Light golden color with nice sparkle.  Refined but complex scent of orangeblossom, biscuit, yellow fruit, liqueur and oak. The texture is elegant and slightly vinous. I taste Durondeau pear, dried fig, nutmeg and yeast. The aftertaste is long and heavy with slightly overripe apple that gets
Rating category: 80-89

Veuve J. Lanaud: Blanc de Blancs Prétrosses

[English] Made of 100% Chardonnay from Chouilly. Yellow chardonnay color with refined sparkle. In the scent: Golden Delicious apple, lemon zeste, Tilia blossom and quince. The texture is quite creamy. I taste citrus fruit, candied yellow fruit and delicious yeast. The balance is wonderful. The aftertaste is medium long and has nutmeg and white pepper.
Rating category: 80-89

Veuve J. Lanaud: BdB Cinquantenaire

[English] Made of 100% Chardonnay. Light golden color with modest sparkle. Fresh scent of apple, orange, grapefruit, little bit yeast and ripe fig. The texture is quite vinous and tickly. In the taste: agrum fruits with light minerality. The aftertaste is dry, medium long and has some almonds. About 24 euro. [NL] Gemaakt van 100%
Rating category: 66-79

Veuve J. Lanaud: Carte Blanche

[English] Made of 17% Pinot Noir, 17% Pinot Meunier and 66% Chardonnay. Lightgolden color with refined sparkle. In the scent: apple, quince, raw mushroom and fern. The texture is mouthfilling. The taste is bizar with citrusfruit, humus and yeast. Not well balanced. The aftertaste is musty with cheese lacking freshness. Not recommended. About 19 euro.
Rating category: -50