Category: Bourdaire-Gallois

Bourdaire-Gallois: Blanc de Blancs (2012)

[English] Made of 100% chardonnay. No dosage. The wine has been caraffed to give it more air. Beautiful golden yellow color with a refined effervescence and a fine mousse in the glass. Seductive nose of mandarin, creamy peach, lytchee, pumpernikel, pepper leaf, a light and delicate smokiness and toffee. After a long time in the glass
Rating category: 80-89

Bourdaire-Gallois: Millésime 2004

[English] Made of 34% Pinot Noir, 33% Pinot Meunier and 33% Chardonnay. Golden color with fine bubbles and fat tears on the glass. In the nose, we get raisins, curry, saffron, dark chocolate, baked chestnut mushrooms, baker’s yeast, plum, Oloroso, humus and very strong tones of roasted nuts. The mouthfeel is fairly grainy and dry.
Rating category: 80-89

Bourdaire-Gallois: Rosé

 [English] Made from 100% Pinot Meunier. Based on the 2010 harvest. Dosage 5g / l. Orangy pink color with very fine bubbles. Fresh nose of currant, raspberry, cherry, orange peel,  English licorice candy and some ham with underlying minerality. The mouthfeel is quite vinous and around. On the palate, we again get currant, raspberry and cherry
Rating category: 80-89

Bourdaire-Gallois: Millésime 2005

[English] Made of 45 % Chardonnay , 45 % Pinot Noir and 10 % Pinot Meunier . Dosage of 2.5 g/l. 24 carat gold color with very fine bubbles and light mousse . Mature aromas of ripe plum and prune, dried apricot , candied cherries and figs, cassis , kirsch and freshly baked crusty baguette .
Rating category: 90-95

Bourdaire-Gallois: Blanc de Blancs

[English] Made from 100% Chardonnay. Yellowgolden color with nice reflections, refined effervescence and soft mousse. Very complex nose of silicon minerality with nicely integrated wood, yuzu lemon, grapefruit, light touch of yellow banana candies and a hint of rambutan with apple, pear and fresh sesame. The mouthfeel is really fantastic: full and caressing. On the palate
Rating category: 80-89

Bourdaire-Gallois: Prestige

[English] Made of 40% Meunier, 20% Pinot Noir and 40% Chardonnay. Basis of the 2008 harvest. Dosage 6g / l. Light straw color with fine bubbles and fine mousse. The aroma starts with yeast  followed by flowers such as narcissus, white lily and acacia blossom with pear, lemon, dried grapefruit and seabreeze. After a longer time
Rating category: 80-89

Bourdaire-Gallois: Brut Réserve

 [English] Made of 40% Meunier, 40% Pinot Noir and 20% Chardonnay. Based on the 2009 harvest. Dosage 6g / l. Light golden color with very small bubbles and beautiful mousse.  Interesting aroma of fine pastry with yeast, algae, sand, minerals, pear, vineyard peach and dried mint. Slightly fleshy mouthfeel. On the palate we get sea salt,
Rating category: 80-89

Bourdaire-Gallois: Brut

[English] Made from 100% Pinot Meunier. Base of the 2010 harvest. Dosage 5g / l. Light golden color with fine bubbles and exceptionally beautiful mousse in the glass. In the nose we get cake dough with sea breeze and ozone with a light touch of wood, pure citrus fruit, unripe Mirabelle plum, walnut and citrus zests
Rating category: 66-79