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Friday 27 March 2015

Champagne

Lanson uses oak to up Champagne quality

Lanson has started using oak vats to improve the quality of its future Brut NV Champagne, according to the brand’s new cellar master, Hervé Danton.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 1 Comment »

Pernod announces new appointments

Drinks giant Pernod Ricard has announced a number of new appointments including a number of key positions for Asia.

Friday, February 27th, 2015 No Comments »

Vodka and Champagne on tap at Brits

Stars quaffed their way through 16,000 bottles of Champagne and bottles of boutique vodka Iordanov at the Brits 2015 Awards ceremony and after party in London last night.

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 1 Comment »

Campaign for Champagne Jayne launched

Supporters of “Champagne Jayne” have launched a fundraising campaign to help the wine communicator during her ongoing legal battle with the Champagne bureau.

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 4 Comments »

Five wines you never knew were ‘natural’

We round up a handful of wines that are delicious, varied, and do without any manipulative cellar techniques – but don’t class themselves as “natural”.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2015 2 Comments »

Top eight Champagnes sold at auction

With price records constantly being broken, it’s clear that Champagne still holds a certain allure when it comes to the auction house.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Uncorked: Serena Sutcliffe MW

Sotheby’s worldwide head of wine, Serena Sutcliffe, speaks to the drinks business about swimming the Aegean sea and snorkelling for Pétrus.

Monday, February 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Moët launches pop-up Champagne school

Increasing competition has prompted Moët to launch an educational initiative to highlight the differences between Champagne and other sparkling wines.

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Champagne viticulture key to competitiveness

The ownership of vineyards will become a key competitive advantage for Champagne houses in the near future, believes the CEO of Bollinger.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

‘Bubbly bandit’ turns herself in to police

A 49-year-old felon turned herself in to the police after images were released of her stealing $600 worth of Champagne from a California grocery store.

Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 No Comments »

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