Description of Taittinger Prélude
Taittinger Prélude (Chardonnay)
TASTING NOTES OF Taittinger Prélude:
- View: pale yellow, silver reflections, fine bubbles and formation of a creamy and persistent crown.
- Nose: mineral, vegetal, floral (elderflower) and spices (cinnamon) aromas.
- Mouth: Silky wide mouth, flavors of white peach, great balance between freshness and aromatic expression absolutely outstanding.
GRAPES: 50% Chardonnay, 50% Pinot Noir.
PAIRING: seafood dishes.
TEMPERATURE: 8 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 12%
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