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Monday 20 October 2014

Krug

Krug to launch pop-up crab shack

Keen to champion the concept of fizz and food matching, Champagne house Krug is to launch a pop-up crab shack on London’s South Bank.

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 No Comments »

Krug: We’re not about consistency

Olivier Krug has admitted that LVMH-owned Champagne house Krug is not striving for consistency in style.

Monday, July 21st, 2014 2 Comments »

A question of time in a bottle

The science behind Champagne ageing might be lost on the consumer but producers are striving to strike the right balance.

Friday, June 6th, 2014 No Comments »

US ‘reasserts’ itself at Sotheby’s sale

American buyers were out in force at Sotheby’s New York sale this week, in an auction that made US$1.4 million and was dominated by Bordeaux.

Monday, April 28th, 2014 No Comments »

12 winemakers to watch in Champagne

We round up a dozen chef de caves in the making who are helping to make their houses sparkle with their passion, energy and technical nous.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 1 Comment »

LVMH posts 6% boost despite drinks slip

LVMH’s organic revenue rose by 6% in the first quarter compared to last year, despite sales of its wine and spirits dropping by 3%.

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Salon releases 2002, but won’t make a 2012

Like Krug, Salon won’t be making a vintage from the acclaimed 2012 harvest, Salon president Didier Depond confirmed at the launch of the Champagne’s 2002 release last night.

Friday, March 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 luxury Champagne coolers

From a sterling silver Aston Martin cooler to a 12-magnum fridge designed by Porsche – there are plenty of luxurious coolers out there.

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Downing Street’s £3.2m wine cellar revealed

The wines enjoyed by UK politicians and visiting heads of state have been revealed with the release of tasting notes for No. 10’s wine cellar.

Monday, February 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Rare 1949 Krug Champagne set for auction

A 65-year-old bottle of Krug Champagne, believed to be one of just a dozen bottles left in the world of its 1949 collection, is set to go under the hammer.

Friday, February 7th, 2014 2 Comments »

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