Veuve Clicquot names new cellar master

Champagne Veuve Clicquot has announced that Didier Mariotti will join the house as its new cellar master next month.

Recently the cellar master of Mumm, Mariotti will join the winemaking team at Veuve Clicquot on 26 August and work with outgoing head winemaker Dominique Demarville in a transition period until the end of the year, before taking full control on 1 January 2020.

Beginning his career at Nicholas Feuillatte, Mariotti then moved to Mumm as deputy chief winemaker and was promoted to chief winemaker in 2009.

Jean-Marc Gallot, president and CEO of Veuve Clicquot, said: “I would like to thank most sincerely Dominique Demarville for his great contribution in the past 13 years to the unanimously recognised quality of our wines as well as the maison’s influence across the world”.

As previously reported by the drinks business, Demarville is off to join Laurent-Perrier.

One Response to “Veuve Clicquot names new cellar master”

  1. claeys sophie says:

    Oups, didier mariotti n’est plus chef de caves chez Mumm depuis janvier 2019

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please note that comments are subject to our posting guidelines in accordance with the Defamation Act 2013. Posts containing swear words, discrimination, offensive language and libellous or defamatory comments will not be approved.

We encourage debate in the comments section and always welcome feedback, but if you spot something you don't think is right, we ask that you leave an accurate email address so we can get back to you if we need to.

Subscribe to our newsletters

UK Sales Manager, London Wine Fair

The Hemming Group Ltd, Drinks division
London, UK

Sales Manager - Zanzibar

Zanzibar MMI
Zanzibar, Tanzania

Senior Sales Executive

Hush Heath Estate
London/ Kent

Staff Writer

The Drinks Business
London, UK

On-Trade Wine Sales Manager

Madeera Wines Ltd.
London, UK

Head of Sales & Marketing

IWSC & Club Oenologique
London

Buyer - Investment Grade Whisky

Dalkeith Brokerage
London, UK

Commercial Analyst

Australian Vintage
Croydon, UK

Supply Chain Assistant (Maternity Cover)

Speciality Drinks
Elixir House, Whitby Avenue, Park Royal, NW10 7SF

National Account Manager : Multiple On Trade Accounts

Speciality Brands
Whitby Avenue, London NW10 7SF, UK

Wines of Argentina - Edinburgh

Edinburgh ,United Kingdom
24th Oct 2019

Decoding the Terroir of Beaujolais

Bristol,United Kingdom
28th Oct 2019
Click to view more

The Global Malbec Masters 2019

Deadline : 25th October 2019

The Global Sauvignon Blanc Masters 2019

Deadline : 25th October 2019

Click to view more

The Global Cider Masters 2019

View Results

The Prosecco Masters 2019

View Results

Click to view more