Taittinger Nocturne Rosé “City Lights” is a Sec champagne composed of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier. Blended from approximately 30 vineyards and from multiple vintages, the wine is laid down for three years to age before disgorgement. A 18 g/L dosage of sugar cane combined with slow cellar againg creates a round and smooth rosé champagne that is perfect to enjoy late in the evening, especially with friends.

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Tasting Note

The color is an intense, bright, flamboyant pink. Its bubbles form a delicate halo of fine foam. A full-bodied nose reveals delicious aromas of pastries. On the palate the attack is clean, fresh and generous, with silky tannins. Taittinger Nocturne Rosé “City Lights” is a structured, voluptuous champagne that presents an elegant, well-integrated balance of sugar, acid and tannins.

Food Pairing

It can accompany a gourmet dessert (even a chocolate one) or a chic snack. It will carry revelers and champagne lovers to the end of the night and beyond.

Technical Data
Grapes: 40% Chardonnay 40% Pinot Noir, 20% Pinot Meunier
Appellation: Champagne
PH: 3.19
ABV: 12.5%
DOSAGE: 18 g/L
Aging: 4 Years
Residual Sugar: 19.2 g/l
Unique Selling Points
  • A distinctively sweet “sec” Champagne that is perfect before or after dinner
  • Intense, flamboyant pink coloring brings a fun element to any gathering

About the Grape

Chardonnay
Though it has a distinctive profile, Chardonnay reflects other factors such as soil composition and vinification technique. Chardonnay is a reliable, hardy and prolific vine whose only real vulnerabilities are frost and uneven development of fruit.
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