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Saturday 20 December 2014

Cava

Codorniu says: ‘we’re not Champagne’

Cava brand Codorniu has launched its latest global advertising campaign, seemingly in order to remind consumers that it isn’t Champagne.

Friday, December 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Sparkling wine riding high

Sparkling wine is enjoying unequalled success in the on-trade, with Prosecco the most notable pour chomping at the heels of Champagne. But, as James Lawrence writes, there are plenty of contenders in this tempestuous market.

Thursday, October 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 wines at Heathrow

Heathrow is one of the world’s busiest airports and, as a result, sells a serious amount of wine. Here are the top 10 wines sold by value.

Friday, October 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

UK Prosecco sales go bananas

Prosecco sales in the UK are continuing to surge ahead of Champagne with year on year sales up nearly 70% at both Waitrose and Sainsbury’s.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

World’s most powerful Champagne and sparkling wine brands

In the fourth of our Power Brand round ups, our attention turns to the world of Champagne and sparkling wines.

Thursday, July 17th, 2014 1 Comment »

White bottles on the rise for sparkling

New products from Codorniu and Les Grands Chais de France proves the trend for using white bottle sleeves for packaging sparkling wine is on the rise.

Monday, June 9th, 2014 No Comments »

Torello to release library series Cava

Cava producer Torelló is to follow Champagne house Dom Pérignon’s lead with the release of a library series from exceptional vintages.

Thursday, May 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Single estate Cava classification planned

The Cava regulatory board is to create a new “Single Estate” classification this autumn in order to highlight the Spanish sparkler’s quality credentials.

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Prosecco’s popularity ‘good’ for Cava

The ever-growing global thirst for Prosecco is a “good thing” for Cava, according to a key producer of the Spanish sparkler.

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Penedès in pictures

db’s Lucy Shaw quaffs her way around Cava country, taking in 3D wine labels, 9th century chapels, wacky tanks and a pet ostrich.

Friday, May 2nd, 2014 No Comments »

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