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Sunday 26 October 2014

Champagne

A question of time in a bottle

The science behind Champagne ageing might be lost on the consumer but producers are striving to strike the right balance.

Friday, June 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Champagne maturation ‘a mystery’

The majority of consumers have no understanding of the Champagne maturation process, according to Dom Pérignon winemaker Vincent Chaperon.

Friday, June 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Retailers need ‘more coherent’ fizz offer

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.

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Nicolas Feuillatte hails record profits

Centre Vinicole – Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte has reported record net operating profits of €17.8 million for 2013, an increase of 13.5%.

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Lanson marks 26th Wimbledon year

Champagne Lanson is celebrating its 26th year as the official Champagne of the Wimbledon Championships with limited edition bottle jackets.

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Veuve Clicquot to exhibit at LWF

Champagne house Veuve Clicquot is to exhibit independently for the first time at next month’s London Wine Fair.

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014 No Comments »

UK’s largest winery officially opens

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.

Monday, May 19th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

From narrow boating and Champagne sabring to cuddly koalas and kung fu pandas, it’s been an eventful week in the drinks business.

Friday, May 16th, 2014 No Comments »

Mumm launches limited edition F1 bottle

Champagne giant GH Mumm has launched a limited edition F1 Cordon Rouge bottle emblazoned with the victorious laurel crown and the number one.

Thursday, May 15th, 2014 No Comments »

Dom Pérignon re-brands Oenothèque

Dom Pérignon has changed the name of its late-release, recently-disgorged Champagne with the unveiling of the 1998 vintage.

Monday, May 12th, 2014 No Comments »

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