by Vinifera / 20 August 2018
Bicentenary Cuvée from Billecart-Salmon
Champagne Billecart-Slamon has released its limited edition ‘Bicentenary Cuvée’ exclusively in magnums as it marks its 200th anniversary and has opened new cellars.
The Bicentenary Cuvée is a blend of wines from eight grand cru sites in the Montagne de Reims and Côte des Blancs from four vintages, it is Pinot Noir dominant (92%) and just 1,818 magnums of have been produced (a nod to the house’s founding date of 1818).
The house has also unveiled its new cellar at its base in Mareuil-sur-Aÿ.
Renowned for its distinctive vintages, and iconic Rosé, Billecart-Salmon is one of the few remaining independent, family-owned Champagne Houses.
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