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Champagne

Piper-Heidsieck to ‘evolve’ under new deputy chef de cave

Séverine Frerson-Gomez, the newly promoted role of deputy chef de cave at Champagne house Piper-Heidsieck, is set to “evolve” the Champagne house’s style for the future.

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Kim Jong-un spends thousands on imported champagne and vodka

North Korean despot Kim Jong-un is reportedly spending thousands on imported food and drink while his people starve.

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Dom Pérignon P2 fizzes at Sotheby’s retail

Hong Kong’s fine wine auction house, Sotheby’s has just announced it has taken on stock of Don Pérignon’s P2 1996

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Gosset names new cellar master

Champagne Gosset has named Odilon de Varine as its new cellar-master.

Monday, June 27th, 2016 No Comments »

Restaurant launches bottomless gin brunch

A restaurant in Dublin has launched a new bottomless gin brunch incentive to establish itself as a major player in the drinks trade.

Friday, June 24th, 2016 No Comments »

Proust Q&A: Dominique Demarville

Dominique Demarville, the 10th cellar master of Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin speaks to dbHK about his weakness for Burgundy and how he would like to be better at cooking.

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016 No Comments »

EM Lyon edges Oxford in blind tasting ‘thriller’

French business school EM Lyon has beaten Oxford and Edinburgh at the Pol Roger International Inter-University Wine Tasting match.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Boules and Bordeaux, polo, painting, Taste of London, cocktails, cigars and lashings of Champagne – it’s been a busy week in the drinks trade.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Taittinger unveils 2008 Collection Edition

Champagne Taittinger has unveiled the 14th edition of its Taittinger Collection – the 2008 – with its bottle featuring an image of a leopard.

Friday, June 17th, 2016 No Comments »

The origins of Champagne on the podium

This Saturday marks the first time a motor racing champ sprayed his fellow racers with Champagne – in 1967.

Friday, June 10th, 2016 No Comments »

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