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Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Brut Rose

Wine Details

Vineyard

Taittinger

Style

Sparkling

Region

ChampagneFrance

Wine Description

(2000 Vintage) This sublime rosé Champagne, produced solely from Pinot Noir grapes in years exceptional enough to declare a vintage, is appropriately presented in an antique-style bottle of XVIIIth century design. Typical of the Taittinger style, Comtes Champagne Rosé is a wine of exquisite refinement; its brilliant salmon pink color is punctuated by fine, lasting pinpoint bubbles. The sweet, red berry fragrance of the variety is offset by very subtle notes of earth and minerals. Clean, vibrant red fruit flav...

Expert Reviews
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  • Wine Enthusiast
    (2004 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Wine Enthusiast on 11/01/2006
  • Wine & Spirits
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 90/100 - As reviewed by Wine & Spirits Magazine on 12/07
  • Wine Spectator
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 95-100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 03/06
  • Burghound
    (2002 Vintage) Rating: 92/100 - As reviewed by Burghound on 10/07
  • Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines
    (1996 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Connoisseurs' Guide to California Wines on Nov-06