Taittinger belongs to the exclusive group of Champagne houses with a Grand Marque status, a designation that places it in the league of prestigious names such as Dom Pérignon and Krug.
- Vintages with 100-point scores: 2002, 2008
- Most Popular for: Consistency across vintages and its Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs
- Highest Achievement: Ownership of esteemed vineyards in the Côte des Blancs and Montagne de Reims
Provenance & Masters Behind the Bottle
The esteemed Taittinger Champagne House boasts a rich history, tracing its origins back to 1734. Today, it remains a family-owned enterprise, headed by Pierre-Emmanuel Taittinger.
Vineyard & Craftsmanship
Taittinger's vineyards are a marvel, located across 37 different crus, with a strong emphasis on Chardonnay. This house is unique in its extensive ownership of vineyards in the illustrious Côte des Blancs.
Aging & Investment Value
One of the appealing aspects of Taittinger wines is their longevity. The house's premium bottles, particularly the Comtes de Champagne, have been known to age gracefully for decades.