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Monday 24 October 2016 loc: GB


Could Brexit bring back the imperial pint?

Britain’s recent decision to move away from the EU could see the return of the imperial pint, which current EU regulation prohibits.

Friday, August 12th, 2016 2 Comments »

Champagne club funded with stolen credit cards

An Aussie fraudster has been jailed for almost three years after being found guilty of stealing customer credit card details to fund a Champagne club in Perth.

Thursday, August 11th, 2016 No Comments »

Top new products: August

This month’s top new products include an experimental whiskey merging Scotch, Canadian and American malts and a Provence-style Australian rosé backed by celebrity chef John Torode.

Thursday, August 11th, 2016 No Comments »

The week in pictures: Hong Kong

Craft beer aplenty, tasty introductions to wines from Israel and Slovenia, new restaurant launches and the royal combination of Champagne and caviar. It’s been a decadent week in HK’s wine industry.

Monday, August 8th, 2016 No Comments »

Stelzer to host HK Champagne masterclass

The Champagne Guide author, Tom Stelzer will host a September masterclass in Hong Kong comparing several brands of non-vintage and vintage Champagne.

Thursday, August 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Cristal 2009 released

The 2009 vintage of Louis Roederer’s prestige cuvée, Cristal, has been released at just under £550 a case.

Friday, July 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Ruinart to sponsor Frieze Art fairs

Champagne Ruinart has announced it is to be the official Champagne of the Frieze Art fairs in the US and UK.

Friday, July 29th, 2016 1 Comment »

Veuve Clicquot launches HK campaign

The Champagne house will host travel-themed street parties throughout Hong Kong in August in homage to Madame Clicquot’s wish for her Champagne to be enjoyed “from New York to St Petersburg.”

Friday, July 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Demarville: top quality harvest still possible

Veuve Clicquot’s cellar master, Dominique Demarville, has said that 2016 can still be a good harvest despite the extreme weather the vineyards have endured.

Thursday, July 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Comité Champagne cancels London tasting

The Comité Champagne has announced today that it won’t be holding its Annual Champagne Tasting in the UK next year after over 20 years staging the event.

Wednesday, July 27th, 2016 No Comments »

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