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Champagne

Dom Pérignon teams up with artist Michael Riedel

Contemporary German artist Michael Riedel has created a set of limited edition designs for Dom Pérignon 2006 and Rosé 2004.

Monday, October 31st, 2016 No Comments »

FKA Twigs and Veuve Clicquot in pictures

Last week FKA Twigs hosted the second instalment of Veuve Clicquot’s Widow Series – an annual art exhibit that pays homage to its founder Madame Clicquot.

Monday, October 31st, 2016 No Comments »

Laurent-Perrier sale rumours persist

Rumours in Paris financial circles suggest the de Nonancourt family, which holds about 60% of Laurent-Perrier, is sounding out the market about a sale or dilution of its stake.

Monday, October 31st, 2016 No Comments »

How important is product innovation to Champagne?

Champagne might be steeped in tradition, but to what extent is product innovation driving the category forward, and to what end?

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 No Comments »

M&S to stock Champagne Lanson for first time

As many as 220 branches of Marks & Spencer across the UK are to carry Champagne Lanson for the first time in the store’s history.

Tuesday, October 25th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne 2016: no rush to celebration… yet

After the vineyards were battered by a series of atrocious weather at the beginning of the year, the state of the harvest in Champagne in 2016 has given producers some cause for hope.

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Henri Giraud to open 0% stainless steel cellar

Champagne Henri Giraud is to open a “pioneering” new cellar this November with 0% stainless steel.

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 1 Comment »

Champagne Masters 2016: the results

This year’s Champagne Masters showed that the quality in the sector is very high. Patrick Schmitt MW takes a look at who took away the top awards at the blind tasting.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Champagne to dominate NYC auction

Sotheby’s fine wine sale in New York this November will feature over 1,000 lots of Bollinger, Krug and top Burgundy.

Monday, October 17th, 2016 No Comments »

Mumm unveils Grand Cordon bottle in HK

To mark the culmination of the Hong Kong E Prix, Maison Mumm has launched its ‘innovative’ Grand Cordon bottle in Asia which has the iconic red sash indented directly onto the glass.

Thursday, October 13th, 2016 No Comments »

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