Olivier Krug has admitted that LVMH-owned Champagne house Krug is not striving for consistency in style.
The science behind Champagne ageing might be lost on the consumer but producers are striving to strike the right balance.
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.
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.
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%.
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.
From a sterling silver Aston Martin cooler to a 12-magnum fridge designed by Porsche – there are plenty of luxurious coolers out there.
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.
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.
The team at db were busy hosting the Global Pinot Noir Masters, tasting mint juleps and enjoying a rare Venetian white wine made with an ancient grape this week.
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