Blanc de Blancs is a French expression that literarily translates to “white from whites.” It refers to champagnes made exclusively from white-skinned grapes like chardonnay. But they can also be made of petit meslier, pinot blanc (aka blanc vrai), pinot gris (aka fromenteau), and arbanne (or arbane), though rare. Chardonnay blanc de blancs champagnes are typically light and elegant.

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