White gold: Chardonnay in Champagne

While the grape is a relative latecomer to the area, Champagnes made entirely from Chardonnay are becoming increasingly popular. Lucy Shaw discovers why.

The week in pictures

This week included a Taittinger-fuelled BAFTAs, Barack Obama's trip to the Italian wine region of Trentodoc and tastings of Sam Neill's Two Paddocks, Brown Brothers' Patricia range and Argentine wine brand Trivento.

The week in pictures

This week's pictorial round-up includes Champagne Taittinger planting its first vines in England, a bee swarm at Greyfriars vineyard and a trip to new Shoreditch Italian, Enoteca Pomaia.

The Benevolent offers Taittinger Collection in £20 charity raffle

UK drinks trade charity The Benevolent is offering punters the chance to win a complete Taittinger Collection as part of a £20 charity raffle, set to be drawn during the IWC Awards Dinner in July.

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