5 bottles & 5 questions Philippe Jamesse [fra]

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Björnstierne Antonsson

Every Friday TheChampagneSommelier will ask 5 questions about 5 coeur de bouteilles to friends and Champagne lovers from near and far.


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)

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