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.
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%.
Slovakian fashion model Adriana Karembeu is to launch her own Champagne brand in collaboration with Lanson.
More details have emerged of the “exceptional” Krug tasting experience that will be auctioned in New York this September.
Champagne Pol Roger has unveiled a new series of advertisements to mark its sponsorship of two highlights of the international three day event calendar.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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