H. Billiot Fils Brut Reserve NV 750ml - The Grape Tray
H. Billiot Fils Brut Reserve NV 750ml
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H. Billiot Fils Brut Reserve NV

  • ws92
  • v90+
  • we88

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Winemaker Notes :

The solidity, length and complexity are incomparable, and the wine soars above its category.

Wine Spectator
  • ws92

The firm acidity is lip-smacking up front but becomes juicier, framing spiced flavors of white cherry, spun honey, lemon curd and brioche. This is bright, expressive and balanced, with a fine mousse that caresses the palate like raw silk. Disgorged June 2015. Drink now through 2022. 150 cases imported.

Bruce Sanderson, November 30, 2017
Vinous
  • v90+

The NV Brut Grand Cru Réserve is a rich, boisterous wine that showcases incredible intensity in its fruit. The fat, rich style completely covers every inch of the palate and a sweet, perfumed finish reminiscent of ethereal plums and kirsch offers final notes of elegance. The Grand Cru Réserve is 80% Pinot Noir and 20% Chardonnay (all Ambonnay). The base vintage is 2006, with equal parts 2004 and 2003 that round out the blend. Disgorged June 24, 2009.

Antonio Galloni, December 2009
Wine Enthusiast
  • we88

This full-bodied offering is ripe and richly balanced. A predominance of the two Pinots gives it an intense fruitiness, with raspberry and red apple notes dominating. At the same time, there is a fine, mineral-driven tautness that gives it a final, crisp bite. Disgorged February 2012.

Roger Voss, December 1, 2012