Morrell & Co. Wine Catalog

FALL 2018

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T heir top cuvee, the Comtes de Champagne, renowned for its purity and longevity, is produced entirely from Chardonnay sourced from the top vineyards in the Côte des Blancs, and is made only in the best vintages from first-press fruit. The 2007 Comtes is a wine of tension and precision, only just entering its drinking window. This is a Champagne that delivers amazing clarity in a voluptuous yet versatile style that's well-suited for sipping, celebrating or even the dinner table. But don't be fooled, the 2007 is a Comtes that will continue to appreciate for another decade or two in your cellar. ✦ Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 2007 JS 98 » $148 "... Depth and power with a dense block of vivid fruit… Fine and tight bead give the Champagne a luxurious mouthfeel." James Suckling (1802097) aLSO aV ai L a BL e: The Highly a cclaimed 2005 Vintage Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 2005 JS 95+ » $129 "...a stunning young wine...exquisite balance, refined mousse, crisp acids and simply superb length and grip on the seamless, youthful and oh, so promising finish...a classic in the making…" John Gilman (1802078) T H e Be ST iS Ye T T O C OM e The historic house of Taittinger has seen its ups and downs throughout history, but today they are surely operating at an all time high.

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