The week in pictures

This week in Champagne Porn, our resident MW and editorial overlord Patrick Schmitt rocked up to boutique retailer The Finest Bubble’s vintage masterclass on Thursday.

Phwoar

Wrap your eyes around these beauties!

Essi Avellan MW, Finland’s first Master of Wine.guided guests through the following Champagnes and vintages to show how Champagne can age gracefully. in descending order, we’ve got Louis Roederer 2012 v 2002, Pol Roger 2009 v 2002, Taittinger 2012 v 2002 Dom Perignon 2009 v 1996, and (wait for it), Charles Heidsieck 2005 v 1983.

No that’s fine Patrick, we didn’t want to go anyway.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Please note that comments are subject to our posting guidelines in accordance with the Defamation Act 2013. Posts containing swear words, discrimination, offensive language and libellous or defamatory comments will not be approved.

We encourage debate in the comments section and always welcome feedback, but if you spot something you don't think is right, we ask that you leave an accurate email address so we can get back to you if we need to.

Subscribe to our newsletters

Champagne Masters 2019

View Results

Rioja Masters 2019

View Results

Click to view more

Subscribe today to get each issue of The Drinks Business as soon as it's published, plus all the latest breaking news and access to our library of back issues.

Subscribe Today!

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

Stay up-to-date with the latest news about the international spirits industry every weekday lunchtime (GMT)