€ 69.60/ btl 0.75 L
Details for Ruinart Blanc de Blancs
A strong predominance of Premier Cru from the Côte des Blancs and the Montagne de Reims, gives the aromatic finesse typical of the wines of Sézannais known for their roundness; finally some wines from the north of the vallée de la Vesle give a touch of freshness and lightness.
The color is a beautiful pale golden yellow with light green highlights. It is bright and luminous with a lively and persistent effervescence. The nose reveals great intensity, with notes of fresh fruit, in particular ripe citrus. The second nose presents delicate notes of flowers and white fruits (white peach). On the palate it is soft, harmonious and of great roundness. Its vinosity is without excess, supported by an intense freshness. Notes of peach, citrus and a pleasant minerality emerge in the finish. The finish is very persistent and refreshing. A perfect Champagne for an aperitif, especially in spring or summer. At the table it goes very well with all seafood and crustaceans, and is perfect with a sea bass or sea bream tartare. Even a sole alla plancha is an optimal combination.
- Optimum serving temperature:Between 4ºC and 6ºC
Questo Champagne non ha bisogno di presentazioni. A mio gusto rimane il miglior Blanc de blancs tra quelli "commerciali", superiore anche alle bottiglie più costose.
Looked upon as the oldest Champagne house, Ruinart is distinguished too by its characteristic finesse and elegance. Originally, it was the philosopher and theologian Dom Thierry Ruinart (1657-1709), descended from an old-established, vineyard-owning family in Reims, who gave his brother Nicolás inspiration by informing him about the French court's growing interest in wine from the Champagne region. In the end, it was Nicolás' son, also called Nicolás, who in 1729 was to found...