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Saturday 30 July 2016 loc: US


‘Champ’ not just for ‘Champagne’, authorities say

An Essex brewer has successfully defended the right to name his beer ‘Champale’ after a two-year trademark dispute with the Comité Champagne.

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne: the biggest UK supermarket deals for Easter

db takes a quick peek at the biggest deals on champagne on the supermarket shelves ahead of the Easter weekend..

Thursday, March 24th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

In a more petite collection accounting for the short Easter week, see choice snaps of the parties, tastings and launches that kept the drinks trade busy this week.

Thursday, March 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Somms wanted for 2016 Ruinart Challenge

UK sommeliers are being invited to take part in the The Ruinart Challenge 2016 for the chance to win a four-day educational trip to Champagne.

Thursday, March 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Top Champagnes priced over £50

Following the drinks business Champagne Masters held late last year, we round up the top Champagnes priced over £50 that took home a Gold medal or the ultimate accolade: Master.

Thursday, March 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Tesco sells Champagne for less than £7.50

British retailer Tesco is selling Champagne at the below-cost price of just £7.46 per bottle over the Easter period.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016 7 Comments »

Gosset launches 15-year aged NV cuvée

Gosset Champagne has released what it describes as a “masterpiece” cuvée, made by combining wines from several harvests and leaving it to rest for 15 years.

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016 1 Comment »

db Eats: The Truscott Arms

db heads to Victorian gastropub The Truscott Arms in Maida Vale for oloroso-laced eggs, lamb with lavender and a 1971 Margaux.

Monday, March 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Ginsberg+Chan’s top rare Champagne collection

Ginsberg+Chan have hauled in an eclectic and extremely rare treasure trove of aged Champagne ripe for the picking.

Thursday, March 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Tesco refuses to sell Champagne to woman with self-harm scars

British retail giant Tesco has apologised after staff at one of its stores refused to sell Champagne to a recovering self-harmer because of the scars on her arm.

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016 1 Comment »

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