Every Friday TheChampagneSommelier will ask 5 questions about 5 coeur de bouteilles to friends and Champagne lovers from near and far.
BIO PHILIPPE JAMESSE
Wine specialist, I guide you through my activities as a sommelier, oeno-consult, author-redactor and glass design.
Worked eighteen years as Head Sommelier at Domaine Lés Crayères (4 Gault & Millau toques, 3 Michelin stars) in Reims, France.
Which Champagne would You treat your parents or in-laws?
Laurent-Perrier « La Cuvée »
Which Champagne would You treat your lover?
Deutz « Amour de Deutz Rosé »
Which Champagne would You treat your boss?
Jacquesson « Cuvée 743 »
Which Champagne would You treat yourself?
Krug « Rosé »
Which Champagne would You treat a dream guest, and why?
2002 Dom Pérignon « P2 ». It is the perfect example of a great vintage with a very precise blend. It perfectly illustrates the importance of aging, the capacity for extension and complexification. The character of this wine is one of the most fascinating that I have tasted lately.
Music : Marias Callas Un bel di vedremo (Madama Butterfly)