R. Pouillon & Fils

Solera Brut 1er Cru Champagne Blend

9.087 ratings
9.036 pro ratings
Mareuil-Sur-Aÿ, Vallée de la Marne, Champagne, France
Champagne Blend
Squash & Root Vegetables, Meaty & Oily Fish, Shellfish, Crab & Lobster, Cake & Cream, Soft Cheese, Hard Cheese, Salads & Greens, Salami & Prosciutto, Pork, Fish, Chicken, Duck, Onion, Shallot, Garlic, Nuts & Seeds, Fruit & Berries, Beans & Peas, Exotic Spices, Turkey, Pungent Cheese, Shellfish, Oyster
Top Notes For
Matt Sterr

Super rich. Solera started in 1996.

Super rich. Solera started in 1996.

Feb 12th, 2018
Bryan Garcia

Sales Grand Cru Selections

8.2

Super reductive....maybe decanting would help? Was hoping for a little more of a mature Champagne edge since it's Solera.

Super reductive....maybe decanting would help? Was hoping for a little more of a mature Champagne edge since it's Solera.

4 people found it helpfulDec 31st, 2014
Austin Ferrari

Wine Director Hillside Supper Club

9.5

Dirty NATi

Dirty NATi

2 people found it helpfulAug 13th, 2017
Jonathan Gray

I remember this showing better the first time I tasted it. Needs a whole lot of air, turns out.

I remember this showing better the first time I tasted it. Needs a whole lot of air, turns out.

2 people found it helpfulApr 19th, 2015
Henrik Poulsen

Disgorged "Winter 2014".
50% Pinot Noir, 50% Chardonnay.

Thank you Matt Nagy (Benevolent Neglect, bnwines.com) for bringing this bubbly to my attention.

Disgorged "Winter 2014".
50% Pinot Noir, 50% Chardonnay.

Thank you Matt Nagy (Benevolent Neglect, bnwines.com) for bringing this bubbly to my attention.

1 person found it helpfulNov 7th, 2015
Andrew Algren

Sommelier Alinea

8.8

Super vinous.

Super vinous.

1 person found it helpfulApr 11th, 2015
James Lechner

Mild ox, for "solera" Champers. Stainless steel solera.

Mild ox, for "solera" Champers. Stainless steel solera.

1 person found it helpfulDec 25th, 2014
David Devan

A holiday gift last year that we finally opened. Loved it! Thanks Kylor

A holiday gift last year that we finally opened. Loved it! Thanks Kylor

Jul 5th, 2017
Alicia Cypress

Delicious! First time trying this producer. Will search them out for more!

Delicious! First time trying this producer. Will search them out for more!

Feb 20th, 2016
Fredrik Johansson

Winemaker Staglin Family Vineyard

8.9

Winter 2014 disgorgement.

Winter 2014 disgorgement.

Dec 18th, 2015