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Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 2006

Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 2006

Champagne, France

Per bottle

£155.00 £120.00

Per case of 6

£930.00 £720.00

Per case of 12

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Very pale yellow colour. Fine, light bubbles, rise steadily to form a delicate ring of foam. The nose initially presents a fresh, refined tangerine-like fruitiness. It then develops more mature notes of ripe fruit, raisin pastries and candied fruit. On the palate, the attack is both smooth and very lively. The mid-palate is supple, full-bodied and rich, with flavours of grapefruit. The finish is still very long and refined with a hint of spice, reminiscent of liquorice sticks. The Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 2006 offers maturity and finesse. This champagne’s aromatic potential is just beginning to open up, suggesting a very good capacity to age.

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Standard delivery 2/4 days: Order up to 6 for standard delivery

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Code:

CVTACDCB

Bottle Size

75cl

ABV

12.00

Vintage

2006

Closure

Cork

Country

France

Region

Champagne

Grape

Chardonnay

The definitive Blanc de Blancs Champagne, made solely in great years from Grand Cru Chardonnay from 100% rated vineyards in Avize, Cramant, Chouilly Le Mesnil-sur-Oger and Oger in the Côte des Blancs. 5% of the blend is aged in new French oak barrels bringing a subtle weight and toastiness to the wine. Supremely elegant this classic wine with its super fine bubbles has the distinctive Taittinger style of delicacy and lightness together with a beguiling minerality, great complexity and a never ending finish. Sublime.

Very pale yellow colour. Fine, light bubbles, rise steadily to form a delicate ring of foam. The nose initially presents a fresh, refined tangerine-like fruitiness. It then develops more mature notes of ripe fruit, raisin pastries and candied fruit. On the palate, the attack is both smooth and very lively. The mid-palate is supple, full-bodied and rich, with flavours of grapefruit. The finish is still very long and refined with a hint of spice, reminiscent of liquorice sticks. The Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 2006 offers maturity and finesse. This champagne’s aromatic potential is just beginning to open up, suggesting a very good capacity to age.