The science behind Champagne ageing might be lost on the consumer but producers are striving to strike the right balance.
The majority of consumers have no understanding of the Champagne maturation process, according to Dom Pérignon winemaker Vincent Chaperon.
A slide in supermarket own label sales is holding back Champagne’s UK performance but provides a major driving force for Prosecco, according to Champagne Lanson’s third Annual Category Report.
Centre Vinicole – Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte has reported record net operating profits of €17.8 million for 2013, an increase of 13.5%.
Champagne Lanson is celebrating its 26th year as the official Champagne of the Wimbledon Championships with limited edition bottle jackets.
Champagne house Veuve Clicquot is to exhibit independently for the first time at next month’s London Wine Fair.
Rathfinny Estate has opened the largest purpose built winery in the UK, which aims to produce one million bottles of sparkling wine a year by 2020.
From narrow boating and Champagne sabring to cuddly koalas and kung fu pandas, it’s been an eventful week in the drinks business.
Champagne giant GH Mumm has launched a limited edition F1 Cordon Rouge bottle emblazoned with the victorious laurel crown and the number one.
Dom Pérignon has changed the name of its late-release, recently-disgorged Champagne with the unveiling of the 1998 vintage.
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