Taittinger Prestige Rose' Champagne

Taittinger Prestige Rose' Champagne has a long history of awards. Variability exists between releases. This non-vintage rose' has an overall good quality for the price. Taittinger Prestige Rose' ratings, tasting notes, and details are available.

Taittinger Prestige Rose'
Sweetness Level:
Category: Rose' Prestige Cuvée: No
Ratings (on a scale of 100)
Champagne 411 91 Jan. 2014   Average Retail Price
Wine Enthusiast 85 12/01/09   (750 ml bottle) $70
Wine Spectator 92 11/30/13    

Tasting Notes
Appearance: Light pink with orange hues. Lots of tiny bubbles.
Aroma/bouquet: Cherry, strawberry, almonds. Brioche and flinty minerals.
Palate: Strawberry, bitter cherry, yeastiness, nice minerality.
Additional comments: Variability exists between releases. Overall good quality for the price.
When to drink: Taittinger Prestige Rose' Champagne Champagne is ready to drink at release.

Prestige Rose' Details

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Label: Taittinger Prestige Rose'
House/Winery: Taittinger Champagne
Wine Category:
Sparkling Wine
Region & Country:
Champagne, France
Type (Style):
Sweetness Level: Brut
Dosage: 8 to 10 grams per liter
Prestige cuvée: No
Vineyards: NA
Grapes: Typical blend 30% Chardonnay, 50% Pinot Noir and 20% Pinot Meunier.
Alcohol: 12%

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Taittinger Prestige Rose'

Taittinger uses the méthode champenoise for their champagne production. Prestige Rose' is typically composed of 30% Chardonnay, 50% Pinot Noir (of which generally 14 - 16% is still red wine) and 20% Pinot Meunier. Dosage is typically 8 to 10 grams per liter. The Taittinger Prestige Rose' ages 3 years on the lees before disgorgement. A minimum of 15 different crus are included in the blend.


Award Organization
Award Year
Decanter World Wine Awards 2013 Bronze
International Wine Challenge 2013 Commended
Decanter World Wine Awards 2012 Bronze
International Wine Challenge 2012 Silver
Decanter World Wine Awards 2011 Bronze
International Wine Challenge 2011 Commended
Decanter World Wine Awards 2010 Silver
International Wine Challenge 2010 Commended
Decanter World Wine Awards 2009 Silver
International Wine Challenge 2009 Silver


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