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Wednesday 7 October 2015


British cruise drinking figures revealed

British holidaymakers onboard cruise ships are drinking on average around 50 alcoholic drinks each during their stay, a new survey has revealed.

Friday, August 8th, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 weird ways to open a bottle

You have a bottle of wine, beer or bubbly. You are without anything that one might consider a vaguely useful opening tool. What do you do?

Friday, August 8th, 2014 No Comments »

Floating Champagne bar could fight Paris floods

An architect has unveiled her vision for a floating Champagne bar offering not only a sophisticated spot to sip Champagne, but a way to help combat flooding in the French capital.

Thursday, August 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Krug to launch pop-up crab shack

Keen to champion the concept of fizz and food matching, Champagne house Krug is to launch a pop-up crab shack on London’s South Bank.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Charles Heidsieck to launch ‘classic’ 2005

Champagne Charles Heidsieck has announced a plan to release its Brut Millésime 2005 this autumn.

Monday, August 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Frizzenti to open string of wine bars

Prosecco brand Frizzenti are set to open a chain of sparkling wine bars across the UK targeting shopping, leisure and “travel interchange locations.”

Monday, August 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Champagne maker on trial for looting

A Champagne producer has been put on trial after looting hundreds of historic French sites for artefacts to indulge his passion for archaeology.

Thursday, July 31st, 2014 1 Comment »

LVMH profits hit by China slump

Destocking in China continued to impact Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH) in the second half of 2014, which has posted a 15% drop in profits in its wine and spirits portfolio.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 No Comments »

World’s first Champagne ice lolly launches

While Bolly lollies sound like something made up by Edina and Patsy of Absolutely Fabulous to see them through the summer, the world’s first Champagne ice lolly has gone on sale in the UK.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 3 Comments »

Top 10 Champagne brands

As the battle for Champagne supremacy continues, we round up the region’s top 10 leading brands by volume.

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 4 Comments »

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