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Sunday 23 November 2014

Jay-Z

Top 10 rap star wines

With Jay-Z snapping up Armand de Brignac Champagne for a reported $200 million, we take a look at the rap stars staking their claim on the wine industry.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 No Comments »

Jay-Z buys Armand de Brignac Champagne

Rapper Jay-Z has acquired Armand de Brignac Champagne from Sovereign Brands after making the company an offer it “simply couldn’t refuse”.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 6 Comments »

Scammers target Armand de Brignac

Rapper Jay-Z’s favourite Champagne, Armand de Brignac, is being frequently targeted by credit card fraudsters in the US due to its desirability.

Friday, July 11th, 2014 1 Comment »

Champagne to rival Armand de Brignac launched

A British entrepreneur has created a Champagne brand aimed at the hip hop community to rival rapper Jay-Z’s favourite fizz, Armand de Brignac.

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013 No Comments »

Rappers’ thirst for Cognac welcomed by region’s big players

The enduring thirst for Cognac on the part of influential rappers like Nas and Jay-Z has been hugely positive for the region, according to one key producer.

Thursday, July 11th, 2013 No Comments »

Jay-Z and Beyonce toast Obama with Armand de Brignac

Hip-Hop power couple Jay-Z and Beyonce hosted a fundraiser for President Obama last night featuring a 350-bottle Armand de Brignac Champagne tower.

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012 No Comments »

LVMH files suit against Armand de Brignac

Moët Hennessy USA has filed a false-advertising suit in Manhattan Federal Court against Armand de Brignac Champagne.

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012 No Comments »

Bacardi aims to redefine Cognac market

Bacardi is aiming to “redefine Cognac” after revealing a new ultra-premium brand D’Ussé.

Thursday, May 17th, 2012 No Comments »

Armand de Brignac to make world’s most expensive Meunier

Armand de Brignac is planning to launch the world’s first prestige cuvée Champagne made entirely from Pinot Meunier grapes.

Thursday, April 19th, 2012 No Comments »

£200,000 bar bill trader arrested

Alex Hope, who spent £125,000 on a single bottle of Champagne, has been arrested on suspicion of being involved in an unauthorised foreign exchange trading scheme.

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 No Comments »

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