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  • NV Taittinger Champagne Brut Réserve / La Française – France, Champagne (6/15/2020)
    WIML89

    Tasted non blind.

    Straw to light yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout with tiny, light beading. Nose of lemon, yellow pear and yellow apple. Flavors of lemon, yellow apple and a hint of creme. Bright acidity, full bodied. Drink now. (89 points)

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  • 2005 Taittinger Champagne Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs Brut – France, Champagne (12/28/2019)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Light yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout. Nose of ginger, biscuit and yellow pear. Flavors of lemon, yellow pear and yellow apple. Bright acidity, full bodied. Drink or hold. (93 points)

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  • 2002 Taittinger Champagne Comtes de Champagne Rosé Brut – France, Champagne (12/28/2019)
    WIML95

    Tasted non blind.

    Salmon color in the glass, clear looking throughout with tiny, steady beading. Nose of strawberries, raspberries, red berries and wet stones. Flavors of strawberries, red raspberries and red cherries. Bright acidity, full bodied. Beautiful, balanced and still young. Drink or hold. (95 points)

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  • NV Taittinger Champagne Grand Cru Prelude – France, Champagne, Champagne Grand Cru (6/29/2015)
    WIML92

    Tasted non blind.

    Yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout with medium beading. Nose of soaked pears, brioche and spice. Flavors of cherry, lemon and lime. Bright acidity, full bodied. Drink or hold. (92 points)

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  • 1998 Taittinger Champagne Brut Blanc de Blancs Comtes de Champagne – France, Champagne (1/15/2015)
    WIML93

    Tasted non blind.

    Light yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout with tiny, steady beading. Nose of sea breeze, light notes of kumquats and a hint of spice. Flavors of lime, apple and pear. Bright acidity, full bodied. Drink or hold. (93 points)

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  • NV Taittinger Champagne La Française Brut – France, Champagne (3/24/2013)
    WIML90

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately. No disgorgement information noted.

    Light yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout with tiny, steady beading. Nose of yellow pears, yellow apples and a bit spice. Flavors of yellow apples, yellow pears and a dash of lemon. Bright, vibrant acidity, medium to full bodied. Seems to be a fairly recent disgorgement based solely on palate presentation. Drink over the short term. (90 points)

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  • 1996 Taittinger Champagne Brut Blanc de Blancs Comtes de Champagne – France, Champagne (8/29/2011)
    WIML95

    Tasted non blind. Opened and served immediately.

    Light yellow color in the glass, clear looking throughout with medium, steady beading. Nose of lemon verbena, crisp yellow apples and yellow pears. Flavors of lemon drops, Grannie Smith apples and a bit of dried pineapple on the medium to long finish. Bright acidity, full bodied. Drink or hold. I think I’ll be extending my next drink date out a little bit. (95 points)

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