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Category: Brut (dry) Champagnes
Product of: France
A high proportion of Chardonnay is a hallmark of the Taittinger style and Brut Réserve is a blend of 40% Chardonnay, 30% Pinot Noir and 30% Pinot Meunier. The blend is typically has 20% reserve wines, dosage is 10g per litre. Brut Réserve is aged on the lees for a minimum of 3 years before release. Read more
Sampled on 24/10/2015
Clear, very pale golden with small persistent bubbles.
Delicate yeasty biscuit with brioche, honeysuckle and lemon meringue zestyness.
Dry, sharp acidity – under ripe apples cooking apples with biscuit, crème brûlée, hints of toasted almond and faint honey.
Acidity elegantly balanced by a slight honeyed sweetness in a long fresh finish.
Closure: Champagne/cork & muselet wire cage