As with all Canson paper, this is an excellent pad.
I am afraid I have not started using it yet so cannot comment!
It’s a present and hasn’t been given yet!
A5 - Canson 1557 Heritage Watercolour Paper - 20x A5 250gsm Sheets
This item was bought as part of a gift package. It looks as though it will fit the bill - I await feedback from the recipient.
The goods arrived very promptly and were in good condition.