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Wednesday 29 July 2015

Champagne

Global Prosecco sales overtake Champagne

Global sales of Prosecco have overtaken Champagne, as the insatiable worldwide thirst for the Italian sparkler shows no sign of abating.

Monday, March 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Salon releases 2002, but won’t make a 2012

Like Krug, Salon won’t be making a vintage from the acclaimed 2012 harvest, Salon president Didier Depond confirmed at the launch of the Champagne’s 2002 release last night.

Friday, March 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Champagne ups emphasis on the specialist

Champagne houses appear to be putting more emphasis on specialist releases and top end cuvées to shine a positive light on the rest of their ranges.

Thursday, March 6th, 2014 1 Comment »

Top 10 most expensive Champagnes

From Krug to Moët and Boërl & Kroff, here are the world’s top 10 most expensive single bottles of Champagne.

Wednesday, March 5th, 2014 No Comments »

Champagne Pommery to launch single vineyard 2003 vintage

Champagne Pommery plans to launch the 2003 vintage of its single vineyard Les Clos Pompadour later this year, the product’s second release ever.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 No Comments »

Pol Roger enjoys record prestige cuvée sales

Pol Roger broke a new record for UK sales of its top label, Cuvée Sir Winston Churchill, during the course of last year.

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 1 Comment »

Champagne not doing enough to promote itself

Champagne must do more to promote its unique characteristics as competition from other sparkling wines intensifies, believes Bollinger’s UK importer.

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 1 Comment »

Champagne Lounge expands for ProWein

The Champagne Lounge at ProWein 2014 has doubled in size and will include half of the Champagne producers exhibiting at the fair.

Monday, March 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Michael Cox Taittinger collection to be auctioned

A full “Taittinger Collection” of limited edition vintages that belonged to Michael Cox is to be auctioned at the Benevolent Ball this March.

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Ukrainian ex-leader shows expensive taste

A glimpse into the lavish palace of deposed Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has revealed his taste for prestige cuvée Champagne, luxury Cognac and Jack Daniel’s.

Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 No Comments »

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