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Saturday 1 November 2014

Champagne

Top blanc de blancs Champagnes

We pick out the sparkling wines which won either gold or master awards in the drinks business Global Chardonnay Masters 2013

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 1 Comment »

Historic wine list highlights high price of sparkling Moselle

Following yesterday’s story on a wine list from 1966, we’ve been sent a much older list which highlights how much tastes and prices have changed, particularly for German wines.

Friday, December 20th, 2013 1 Comment »

Top 10 wines in US press

In the US press this week wine experts pick out their favourite wines and sparklers for “holiday entertaining”.

Thursday, December 19th, 2013 No Comments »

Wine and warfare part 4: Sabrage

Wine and Warfare rides with Napoleon’s cavalry across the battlefields of Europe in the glory days of the first empire, seeking “la gloire” and the origins of sabrage.

Thursday, December 19th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Eric Asimov picks Champagnes for the holiday season, including one with “great finesse”, while Rebecca Murphy recommends “a great find for your holiday entertaining”.

Thursday, December 12th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the Asian media

This week’s Asian media wine recommendations include a “sophisticated” red, a white with “a full and voluminous body” and sparkler “with well-rounded acidity and a long, compelling finish.”

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Mon dieu! Are those bubbles I see before me?

A sparkling surprise is in store for visitors to the ancient underground caves of St Emilion.

Monday, December 9th, 2013 No Comments »

The week in pictures

It has been a bumper week in the drinks trade featuring whisky, Champagne and cocktails as well as supermodels, singers and some very energetic dancing.

Friday, December 6th, 2013 No Comments »

Armand de Brignac to release largest-ever bottle of rosé Champagne

Armand de Brignac has confirmed that it is set to release a 30-litre Midas bottle of its rosé Champagne, the largest bottle of rosé Champagne ever produced.

Thursday, December 5th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Jon Bonné recommends a pink that is “as soulful as rosé gets” while Rebecca Murphy suggests “that we make a place at our table for an exciting new wine”.

Thursday, December 5th, 2013 1 Comment »

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