The ownership of vineyards will become a key competitive advantage for Champagne houses in the near future, believes the CEO of Bollinger.
From Krug to Selosse and Roederer to Dom Pérignon, we count down the best-selling Champagne houses at Sotheby’s in 2014.
Bollinger’s president Jérôme Philipon has revealed that the Champagne makes a cameo in the hotly anticipated Fifty Shades of Grey film, which hits cinemas today.
Bollinger broke a new record in terms of turnover last year, but suffered a slight volume decline because it didn’t participate in “crazy promotions”.
Auction site iDealwine saw buyers focus in on old vintages of Champagne in the run up to Christmas with prices for some setting new records.
The Champenois are becoming increasingly focused on improving oxygen management at disgorgment to lower levels of sulphur dioxide.
The science behind Champagne ageing might be lost on the consumer but producers are striving to strike the right balance.
The Madame Bollinger Foundation has become a Principal Supporter of the Institute of Masters of Wine.
We round up a dozen chef de caves in the making who are helping to make their houses sparkle with their passion, energy and technical nous.
March saw the launch of a new range of Argentine sparkling wines, a whisky endorsed by David Beckham and a new look for Louis Roederer.
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