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Sunday 7 February 2016

sparkling wine

Deutz teams up with Garsington Opera

Champagne Deutz is to be the official Champagne partner for the 2016 season of the Garsington Opera in Buckinghamshire.

Friday, February 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Moët pop-up school returns to London

Champagne Moët & Chandon’s Moët Academy pop-up is to return to London in March – promising visitors a ‘world preview’ of the house’s soon-to-be-released Grand Vintage Rosé 2008.

Thursday, February 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Hambledon to almost double production in 2016

The Hampshire sparkling wine producer Hambledon is aiming to almost double output this year, from 120,000 bottles to 200,000 bottles, winemaker Antoine Arnault says.

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Tesco launches non-alcoholic sparkler to rival Prosecco

Tesco has rolled out two new non-alcoholic sparkling Prosecco-alikes under its *Finest range, that it says won’t create “embarrassment” if brought to a party.

Friday, January 29th, 2016 No Comments »

Gisborne to host NZ Chardonnay and sparkling symposium

North Island New Zealand producer Gisborne Wine will play host to 80 of the world’s top wine writers and influencers at the first Chardonnay and sparkling wine symposium this February.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Majestic launches red sparkler

British wine retailer Majestic has listed a new sparkling red from Loire producer Bouvet Ladubay.

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016 No Comments »

English and Welsh fizz aiming to hit MCC for six

The cricket-themed ‘MCC Sparkling Wine Challenge’ will pit English and Welsh fizz against Methode Cap Classique wines in a blind tasting in Cape Town on Sunday.

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 No Comments »

Ukraine orders name change of Soviet ‘Champagne’

The introduction of a decommunisation law in Ukraine has forced a sparkling wine producer known for its “Soviet Champagne” to change its name.

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 No Comments »

Franciacorta Consorzio appoints new president

The governing body of the Franciacorta Italian sparkling wine region has named Vittorio Moretti as its newly elected president.

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015 No Comments »

Cava ‘bigger in France than Champagne is in Spain’

Cava consumption in France is greater than Champagne consumption in Spain, according to the chairman of the Cava Regulatory Board (CRDO).

Thursday, December 10th, 2015 No Comments »

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