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Friday 28 August 2015

Champagne

Rare £16k collection of DP on sale

A London wine merchant has built a custom-made cellar to showcase a rare collection of Dom Pérignon vintages dating back to 1959, available to purchase from next month.

Thursday, August 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Absolut write-down hits Pernod profits

Pernod Ricard saw sales rise by 8% to almost €8.56 billion in the year to the end of June, but a €404 million write down of its Absolut vodka brand caused net profits to fall by 15%.

Thursday, August 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Slovakian model launches Champagne brand

Slovakian fashion model Adriana Karembeu is to launch her own Champagne brand in collaboration with Lanson.

Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Krug announces ‘exceptional’ tasting experience

More details have emerged of the “exceptional” Krug tasting experience that will be auctioned in New York this September.

Monday, August 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Pol Roger celebrates eventing link

Champagne Pol Roger has unveiled a new series of advertisements to mark its sponsorship of two highlights of the international three day event calendar.

Friday, August 21st, 2015 No Comments »

Champagne houses eyeing top English estates

It’s only a matter of time before a Champagne house buys one of the top English sparkling wine estates, according to one leading English fizz producer.

Thursday, August 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Chance to taste 1915 Krug this autumn

The chance to taste some of the last bottles of Krug 1915 will be offered by Sotheby’s in New York this September as houses announce their autumn sales programmes.

Thursday, August 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Prosecco sales up 72% in UK off-trade

Sales of Prosecco increased 72% by value in the UK off-trade in the last year, beating Champagne which saw sales dip by 1.2%, according to figures by IRI.

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Champenois’ beat England at cricket

England’s cricketers may have regained the Ashes but the country’s sparkling wine producers tasted defeat at the hands of their Champagne counterparts this week.

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Star Trek star sees off £7k of alcohol

Karl Urban, who plays Leonard McCoy in the most recent Star Trek film franchise, spent nearly £7,000 on Champagne and spirits in Cardiff on Saturday.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

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