Champagne Taittinger Brut 2002 (6 x 750mL), France

Liquor Act 2007: It is against the law to sell or supply alcohol to, or to obtain alcohol on behalf of, a person under the age of 18 years. Liquor licence LIQP770010049
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Overview

A rich, well-rounded palate of fruit and cake flavours, including fresh apricot and brioche. The finish is long and complex.

Region:
FRA - Champagne
State:
Imported
Country:
France

Winery Tasting Notes

Colour

A splendid golden straw colour.

Nose

The nose presents aromas of sweet citrus fruits such as clementines with subtle suggestions of tea, menthol and liquorice.

Palate

A rich, well-rounded palate of fruit and cake flavours, including fresh apricot and brioche. The finish is long and complex.

Food Matching

An ideal aperitif, this wine also goes very well with white meats.

Vintage
2002
Region
FRA - Champagne
Grape Style
Chardonnay
Closure Type
Cork closure
Alcohol
12.0%

Winery Profile

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Taittinger is one of the last remaining family-owned Champagne houses. In 1931, Pierre Taittinger purchased the historic Champagne house, Forest-Fourneaux, and a year later re-named it Champagne Taittinger.

Revered by critics all over the world, Champagne Taittinger is the very definition of French sophistication, elegance and finesse.

Located in the great regions of wine growing Champagne , the Champagne Taittinger vines cover 288 hectares evenly distributed over 34 different vineyards , which include some of the appellations finest . With varietals consisting of 50% Pinot Noir , 15% Pinot Meunier and 35% Chardonnay , the Taittinger vineyard is an unsurpassed expample of the Houses own style , in which Chardonnay plays such a significant role.

The Vineyards own production is supplemented by contractual acquisition of grapes from independent suppliers operating the finest vineyards in Champagne.

In proportion to its size , Taittinger is amongst the great Champagne houses , one of the growers with the largest supply from the Cotes des Blancs , the preferred place of origin of the Chardonnay grand crus.

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