Elaboration of 2007 Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs case
2007 Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs case
- View: Golden color citrus.
- Nose: brioche, lemon oil, dry pollen from lilies and white flowers with some toasty notes that come with longer time on cork.
- Mouth: medium-bodied wine with a refined pure and incisive mousse with notes of acid taste.
APPELLATION: Champagne, France.
VINEYARD: Champagne Taittinger.
GRAPES: 100% Chardonnay.
AGEING: 4 months in oak barrels.
PREPARATION: It is composed entirely of Chardonnay grapes village of Avize Grand Cru. The aging process can give roundness and a touch of toast indicating good aging potential.
WINE PAIRING: Ideal with complex and traditional dishes, and any seafood dish.
Founded in 1734 by Jacques Fourneux, a French wine merchant, Champagne Taittinger is still owned by the Taittinger family since 1932 and is considered being one of the oldest champagne cellars. Established in the historic mansion of the Counts of Champagne it has magnificent underground cellars built in the 4th century by the Benedictine monks from the Abbey of Saint Nicaise.More about the Winery