David Gleave MW
Britain’s 'premium' on-trade market is booming with Champagne a notable beneficiary – not Prosecco, as many propose.
As Piedmont’s 2011 vintage follows the acclaimed 2010 into the market, producers and trade are getting behind a “more approachable”, if less consistent expression of this region.
Wine trade veteran and writer, Steven Spurrier, has released Bride Valley - his first English sparkling wine through Liberty Wines.
Charles Heidsieck outlined important finessing of its distribution as the Champagne house unveiled its Rosé Millésime 2006, the first since its 1999 vintage.