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Monday 24 November 2014

Champagne

The week in pictures

Parties in Hyde Park, Champagne launches, beer commercials and charity walks through Burgundy have all featured in the drinks industry over the last week.

Friday, June 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Moët overcomes 2012 challenges

Moët & Chandon will be producing a 2012 vintage but not a 2011 or 2010 said chef de cave Benoît Gouez.

Friday, June 14th, 2013 No Comments »

Bollinger names new chef de cave

Champagne Bollinger has confirmed the appointment of Gilles Descôtes as its new chef de cave following the departure of Mathieu Kauffmann.

Thursday, June 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Champagne trends of 2013: 1. Favouring the fittest

Champagne brands with widespread consumer awareness, a reputation for quality and truly global distribution are expanding in sales and turnover despite the difficult market.

Sunday, June 9th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 stories on db.com this week

From celebrity wine to Star Trek and troublesome beer commercials, we reveal the most popular stories on the drinks business website over the last week.

Friday, June 7th, 2013 No Comments »

Bollinger winemaker moves to Germany

One of Bollinger’s winemakers, Mathieu Kauffmann, has moved to the German estate, Reichsrat von Buhl.

Friday, June 7th, 2013 No Comments »

Champagne trends of 2013: 2. Grower cuvee decline

Our penultimate Champagne trend highlights the declining number of grower cuvées due to challenging market conditions and the high price of grapes.

Friday, June 7th, 2013 No Comments »

Veuve Clicquot: the widow’s spice box

Dominique Demarville, chef de caves of Veuve Clicquot was in London to show three stellar wines from mature vintages, writes Michael Edwards.

Thursday, June 6th, 2013 No Comments »

Champagne trends of 2013: 3. Stagnant west

Coming in at third place in our top 10 Champagne tends of 2013 is the decline in sales among the sparkling wine region’s largest markets: France and the UK.

Thursday, June 6th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 biggest Champagne brands

We reveal the world’s biggest Champagne brands according to their global sales over the last year.

Wednesday, June 5th, 2013 5 Comments »

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