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Tuesday 25 October 2016 loc: GB


Sparkling wine sales in Britain: the facts

Sparkling wine sales in the UK reached over £1 billion for the first time in 2015. We look at the facts and figures for this growing category.

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Roger Daltrey launches The Who Champagne

Roger Daltrey, frontman of the legendary rock band The Who, is launching his own Champagne to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the band, with part of the profits going to support teenagers suffering from cancer.

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 5 Comments »

Jefferson’s wine purchases digitised

The New York Public Library has digitised some of the wine purchases of the US’s most well-known oenophile president, Thomas Jefferson.

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016 No Comments »

The London Wine Fair in pictures

Strawberry bon bons, Routemaster buses, VW camper vans, oysters, exercise bikes, foie gras macaroons and red trousers all made cameos at this year’s fun-filled London Wine Fair.

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Berish: HK perfect market for ‘affordable luxury’

The CEO of Sovereign Brands Brett Berish believes that the Hong Kong market is ripe for his range of French sparklers, Luc Belaire, which he recently launched in the city.

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016 No Comments »

Top Bordeaux to lead Bonhams sale

Bordeaux and Champagne make up the lion’s share of Bonhams upcoming fine wine sale in London.

Monday, May 9th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Ace of Spades’ demi-sec released in the US

Rapper Jay-Z’s Champagne brand Armand de Brignac, known as “Ace of Spades”, has launched its demi-sec expression in the US priced at $360 a bottle.

Friday, May 6th, 2016 No Comments »

‘Press for Champagne’ button given a makeover

Soho diner deluxe Bob Bob Ricard’s famous “Press for Champagne” button is being given a makeover in time for National Caviar Day on 18 July.

Friday, May 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne Pommery to make English fizz

Champagne Pommery has become the second famous maison to stake a claim in English fizz, as it announces a partnership with Hampshire wine producer Hattingley Valley.

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Top 10 attractions in Champagne

With a rich heritage, stunning architecture and rolling hillsides to explore, Champagne has more to offer than sparkling wine, as our round up of its top attractions shows.

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

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