Fine wine’s strong start to the year has been confirmed after the Liv-ex Fine Wine 100 index rose over 1% in January.
Sales of English sparkling wine are up by an impressive 188% at Waitrose, with homegrown fizz set to be the celebratory tipple of choice in the UK this Christmas.
Champagne Taittinger is establishing vineyards in the UK, becoming the first Champagne house to invest directly in an English sparkling wine operation.
A pair of English sparkling wines from Hampshire and Sussex have beaten famous Champagnes to take the top spots in a blind tasting.
The 2006 vintage of the jewel in Taittinger’s crown, prestige cuvée Comtes de Champagne, was launched in London this morning at Christie’s in St James’s.
Part two of our analysis of the world’s biggest Champagne brands brings you the latest winemaking improvements and 2014 global volume sales for the sixth to the tenth largest labels.
Champagne Taittinger has appointed chef Michel Roux Jr to lead a panel of judges for the brand’s Prix Culinaire International gastronomy competition.
From Krug to Selosse and Roederer to Dom Pérignon, we count down the best-selling Champagne houses at Sotheby’s in 2014.
The Liv-ex 100 index showed a rise for the fourth month in a row in November, with Champagne top of the movers as Christmas approaches.
As the battle for Champagne supremacy continues, we round up the region’s top 10 leading brands by volume.
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