Description of Taittinger Les Folies de la Marquetterie
Taittinger Les Folies de la Marquetterie (Chardonnay)
TASTING NOTES OF Taittinger Les Folies de la Marquetterie
- View: deep yellow, touches of golden light, soft and delicate bubbles.
- Nose: peach branch, a touch of apricot intense, toasted brioche and vanilla.
- Mouth: graceful taste of fruit and woody notes. Final different and evocative.
GRAPES: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir.
PAIRING: appetizer, dessert fruit, smoked salmon, foie, soft starters, raw seafood.
TEMPERATURE: 9 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 12.5%
Founded in 1734 by Jacques Fourneux, a French wine merchant, Champagne Taittinger is still owned by the Taittinger family since 1932 and is considered being one of the oldest champagne cellars. Established in the historic mansion of the Counts of Champagne it has magnificent underground cellars built in the 4th century by the Benedictine monks from the Abbey of Saint Nicaise.More about the Winery