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Monday 23 January 2017 loc: GB

Champagne

Champagne Heidsieck owner takes majority stake in Biondi-Santi

France’s Descours family, the owner of the Piper and Charles Heidsieck brands, has taken a majority stake in Brunello’s Biondi-Santi.

Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Cool-climate wines boost French exports

Cool-climate wines from Northern France have seen strong export growth in the last year, despite a smaller than average harvest.

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 No Comments »

What do the world’s 10 biggest Champagne brands taste like?

Following db blind tastings using sparkling wine experts, we bring you the flavour profile for each of the 10 best-selling names in Champagne.

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne and Chianti form partnership

Chianti Classico and Champagne have signed a partnership agreement that is set to boost the promotion and protection of winemaking and wine tourism across the two regions.

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Fine wine bounces back in 2016

Having recorded a full year of monthly gains in November, the Fine Wine 100 – the industry benchmark – has also outperformed other global indices over the course of 2016 Liv-ex has reported.

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 No Comments »

香槟和基安蒂两地达成合作协议

经典基安蒂地区(Chianti Classico)和香槟现已签订一个合作协议,将一起致力促进两地的葡萄酒宣传、保护和葡萄酒旅游工作。

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 No Comments »

The ‘Christian Louboutin’ of Champagne

The boutique Cotes des Blanc producer, R&L Legras, has released new bottles for its Brut and Extra Brut with distinctive “red bottoms” as an eye-catching way to increase brand awareness in restaurants.

Monday, December 19th, 2016 No Comments »

Fine wine trends 2016: the merchants speak out

What fine wines have come in and out of fashion during 2016? And what will do well in 2017? We find out the latest trends from the world’s leading merchants.

Friday, December 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne growth ‘slowing significantly’ across Europe

Sales of Prosecco in Europe are continuing to grow faster than Champagne in both volume and value, with market analysts reporting slowing growth of Champagne across much of Europe.

Thursday, December 15th, 2016 3 Comments »

Bonhams celebrates ‘stellar’ year

Auction house Bonhams has hailed a “stellar” year for its fine wine department after making £6 million over seven auctions.

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016 No Comments »

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