Severe frosts wreak havoc in Champagne

Temperatures plunged to -6 degrees in Champagne this week where severe spring frosts have wiped out entire crops of young buds in some parts of the region.

Uncorked: Steve Charters MW

Steve Charters MW chatted to dbHK recently during his trip to Hong Kong and revealed his greatest vice and his lineup of illustrious dinner guests including the philosopher Immanuel Kant, English novelist George Elliot and comedian Ricky Gervais.

Tesco Champagne is cheaper than mouthwash

Louis Delaunay Champagne in Tesco is now cheaper than mouthwash, based on prices per 100ml.

Prosecco ‘has paved the way’ for Franciacorta

Rather than viewing it as a threat, Silvano Brescianini, vice president of the Franciacorta consorzio, believes the success of Prosecco has “paved the way” for Franciacorta in the UK.

The week in pictures

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April 7th, 2017

db meets: Cedric Nicaise

April 6th, 2017

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