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Dom Perignon

Champagne: A vintage year

The proliferation of vintage releases is one of the biggest recent trends in Champagne but what’s behind it?

Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Dom Pérignon P2 fizzes at Sotheby’s retail

Hong Kong’s fine wine auction house, Sotheby’s has just announced it has taken on stock of Don Pérignon’s P2 1996

Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 No Comments »

Week in pictures: Hong Kong

Pont des Arts new launch, drinking with Ray Walker and hobnobbing at Veuve Clicquot’s 2008 vintage party, it’s all in a week’s work for team dbHK.

Monday, June 20th, 2016 No Comments »

Start-up to replicate Dom Pérignon – without grapes

A Californian start-up plans to replicate Dom Pérignon Champagne without using grapes, and sell the synthetic fizz for less than half the price of the real thing.

Friday, May 20th, 2016 1 Comment »

Geoffroy: I couldn’t care less about acids

Dom Pérignon’s chef de cave, Richard Geoffroy, has dismissed the idea that acidity is key to a wine’s ageability, saying he “couldn’t care less” about it.

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 No Comments »

All about Champagne in February

Prestige cuvée Champagnes were among the leading brands in February as the Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 index rose 1.2%, its biggest gain in over a year.

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Strong start to January for fine wine

Fine wine’s strong start to the year has been confirmed after the Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 index rose over 1% in January.

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Maldives private island hotel to offer ‘connoisseurs’ cocktails

The six new concoctions made from extremely rare spirits, start from an eye-watering price of US$1,230.

Thursday, November 26th, 2015 No Comments »

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 »

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 »

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