You are currently viewing the International Edition. You can also switch to the Hong Kong Edition.
Friday 31 October 2014

Champagne

Krug’s CEO on living with luxury

For CEO Maggie Henriquez, fully communicating the heritage of Krug proved pivotal in changing the fortunes of the brand, writes Richard Woodard.

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 No Comments »

DJ David Guetta signs deal with Mumm

International DJ David Guetta has signed a deal with GH Mumm, releasing a video with the Champagne house for his latest track ‘Dangerous’.

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 No Comments »

Champagne to reduce sulphur dioxide

The Champenois are becoming increasingly focused on improving oxygen management at disgorgment to lower levels of sulphur dioxide.

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 No Comments »

2014 harvest: Europe at a glance

As Europe brings its 2014 harvest to a close, few of the key wine regions appear to have escaped the unsettled weather conditions that look set to characterise this vintage.

Monday, October 27th, 2014 1 Comment »

1914 Pol Roger Champagne sells for £5K

A bottle of 1914 Pol Roger Champagne harvested to the sound of gunfire sold for £5,640 at Bonhams auction house in London this morning.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 biggest Champagne markets

With today marking the fifth global #ChampagneDay, db takes a look at the world’s biggest Champagne export markets.

Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 1 Comment »

Bubbly burglar busted in France

A French burglar was nabbed by police after settling in for some TV and a bottle of Champagne then forgetting to make a getaway.

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Champagne and gold loaf breaks record

A baker has unveiled what he claims is the UK’s most expensive loaf of bread made from 24-carat gold leaf and Champagne.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Champagne marks 10 years of ambassadors

The great and good of the Champagne community descended on Reims last week to celebrate 10 years of the Champagne Ambassador’s Awards.

Monday, October 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine glass best for Champagne, says Pernod

Pernod Ricard’s Federico Lleonart has caused quite the ‘coupe’, arguing that a simple white wine glass is superior to the classic Champagne serving options.

Monday, October 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Most Read

Top 10 spirits brands

15th August, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 Scotch whiskies

3rd September, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 biggest beer brands

6th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

French harvesters strip for nude calendar

3rd October, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

World's weirdest alcoholic drinks

12th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 wacky wine designs

9th September, 2014 by Lucy Shaw

Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle

8th August, 2014 by Neal Baker

Top 10 most powerful vodka brands

19th August, 2014 by Lauren Eads

Top 10 dry rosés over £10

20th August, 2014 by Simon Howland