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Saturday 13 February 2016

Champagne

Champagne proving a sparkling investment

A flurry of new releases has seen Champagne put in a strong performance on Liv-ex this year, buoyed by the likes of Dom Pérignon, Pol Roger and Cristal.

Friday, November 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Top English fizz ‘like great grower Champagne’

England’s top sparkling wines are more similar in character and style to grower Champagnes than Grandes Marques according to one UK producer.

Friday, November 13th, 2015 1 Comment »

Tesco relaunches cheap Xmas fizz

UK retailer Tesco has relaunched its sub-£10 Champagne offer in time for the Christmas season, with Louis Delaunay Brut on offer for £9 per bottle.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 No Comments »

DP leads ‘unprecedented’ bidding at Wally’s auction

Wally’s November auction saw “unprecedented” bidding, according to its vice president, with an array for Champagnes sourced directly from the houses helping to realise sales of US$1.9m.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Armand de Brignac rolls out Blanc de Noirs

Champagne Armand de Brignac has rolled its latest, and most expensive, prestige cuvée into further markets worldwide following its exclusive launch at Harrods earlier this year.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015 No Comments »

Australian ‘Prosecco’ selling like hotcakes

A “Prosecco” from Western Australia that aims to go head-to-head with the Italian sparkler has just been released and is already selling well, its maker has reported.

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 6 Comments »

Dom Pérignon 2006 launched in Hong Kong

Hot on the heels of its UK release, the latest vintage of Dom Pérignon is now available to Hong Kong collectors.

Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 No Comments »

Bollinger Medal awarded to Rebecca Gibb MW

The Madame Bollinger Foundation has awarded the 2015 Bollinger Medal to the British journalist Rebecca Gibb MW.

Thursday, November 5th, 2015 No Comments »

Off-Piste Wines add Champagne to portfolio

UK-based distributor Off-Piste Wines has added a Champagne brand to its portfolio after signing up Champagne Charles de Cazanove.

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Boozy art exhibit binned by cleaner

A Champagne-filled art installation was mistakenly thrown away by a cleaner who thought there had been a party at the gallery the night before.

Thursday, October 29th, 2015 No Comments »

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