Taittinger   Comtes de Champagne Rose

1996 Comtes de Champagne Rose

By Taittinger

1996 Comtes de Champagne Rosé from Taittinger

Coming across a vintage such as the 1996 Comtes de Champagne Rosé by Taittinger is a remarkable experience that combines terroir, climate, and exemplary winemaking. Its incredible depth reflects an outstanding year in the Champagne region, where balanced temperatures and precise climatic conditions crafted this masterpiece.

 

Matured excellence, a wise wine investment

Taittinger's reputation for producing breathtaking champagnes is evident in the 1996 Comtes de Champagne Rosé. Its allure lies not just in the vineyard's rich traditions but also in the vintage's unique attributes that offers esteemed wine investors a fantastic opportunity.

This famed champagne seduces immediately with a deep, vibrant blush colour, alive with cascading effervescence, hinting at the maturity, complexity and depth of flavours held within. The sophisticated interplay between bouquet and taste presents tempting ripe stone fruits nestled within epochs of time.

 

Historic harvest, exceptional bubbles

The 1996 vintage was hailed for its notable climatic conditions in the champagne region, sparking vibrant acidity levels and rich fruit concentration. This year gifted Taittinger with superior quality grapes to birth the remarkable Comtes de Champagne Rosé.

Akin to tasting history itself, one savours layers of well-rounded flavours; notes of wild strawberries and cherries matured into subtle hints of figs and prunes, delivering splendid complexity. Meanwhile, traces of toasted brioche and vanilla drenched almonds thrill the palate with nostalgic elegance.

This wine is truly an embodiment of one of Taittinger’s pièce de résistances - making it a unanimous favourite among collectors and investors alike.

All things considered, the 1996 Comtes de Champagne Rosé from Taittinger is an investment-worthy vintage, presenting more than just a sip; it's an exploration of grandeur, sophistication and the passage of time itself.

Market price (CAD)

$9,910.00

12x75cl

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