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Thursday 18 December 2014

Champagne

Top 10 toff drinks

From the sporting field to garden parties and alpine antics, we’ve scoured the social season to count down the top 10 “toff” drinks.

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013 No Comments »

Morrisons makes a Champagne mistake

Morrisons supermarket has been left doubly embarrassed after mistakenly selling a meat pasty to a muslim family and then offering them a bottle of Champagne as an apology.

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 3 Comments »

Moët to auction two bottles of 1914

Champagne house Moët & Chandon is to auction off two rare bottles of its 1914 Grand Vintage Collection through a Sotheby’s auction in November.

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 No Comments »

The week in pictures

With the Chileans, South Africans and Argentinians in town for The Beautiful South tasting, its been a hectic, fun-filled week in the drinks industry.

Friday, September 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 wines in the US press

Rebecca Murphy picks out a “scrumptious wine that’s redolent of tropical fruit and peaches”, while Eric Asimov recommends a “structured, complex and energetic” red.

Thursday, September 12th, 2013 No Comments »

The week in pictures

Bemused foxes, stunning views, Champagne tastings and midnight in Paris have played a part in a busy but enjoyable week in the drinks industry.

Friday, September 6th, 2013 No Comments »

NZ Sauvignon losing ground to Chile

New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc is losing ground to Chile and South Africa in the UK, according to a new report by Bibendum.

Friday, September 6th, 2013 2 Comments »

CIVC warns Apple over ‘Champagne’ iPhone

The Champagne bureau is gearing up for battle with electronics giant Apple after it was leaked that the company is to release a “Champagne”-coloured iPhone.

Thursday, September 5th, 2013 2 Comments »

Champagne: 2013 vintage could be a ‘96

The initial analysis of the 2013 crop in Champagne is almost exactly the same as that of the legendary 1996 according to Henriot’s cellar master, Laurent Fresnet.

Thursday, September 5th, 2013 No Comments »

The week in pictures

A mezcal masterclass, a night harvest, a reincarnation of Dom Pérignon and a round the world yacht all featured in another busy week in the drinks industry.

Friday, August 30th, 2013 No Comments »

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