The 2004 Salon Le Mesnil Blanc de Blancs 'Cuvée S' is an extraordinary bottle of Champagne. Scintillating and absolutely dazzling this instanly impresses as the wine takes on beautiful salinity that combines with aromas of citrus zest, ripe pear, toasted hazelnut and mulberry aromas that simply radiate in the glass. This utterly riveting Champagne is full-bodied on the palate, with vibrant acidity, and a gorgeous fine silky mousse that glides gracefully through the mid-palate and awakens the senses. Pink Lady apple, wild mushrooms, kumquat and salted wet stone flavors all combibe to show serious range. Already at fourteen years of age, this seductive Champagne still has plenty to offer and can certinaly endure additional cellaring. Overall, this is a simply brilliant Champagne that will continue to provide drinking pleaseure for many years to come.