This spectacular champagne is a light yellow robe in colour with fine sparkling bubbles. Expressive and fruity on the nose with pear and grapefruit aromas...
"I drink it when I'm happy and when I'm sad. Sometimes I drink it when I'm alone. When I have company I consider it obligatory....
"I drink it when I'm happy and when I'm sad. Sometimes I drink it when I'm alone. When I have company I consider it obligatory....
Our French is simple, however we feel that Canard-Duchêne generally interprets as "duck of oak". Furthermore, we trust this to be a reference to how...
Our French is simple, however we feel that Canard-Duchêne generally interprets as "duck of oak". Furthermore, we trust this to be a reference to how...
£31.00
Like Cole Porter, Ira Gershwin and Duke Ellington, Champagne Ayala isn't such a household name these days but, dust off the family photo album and...
£40.00
Despite being one of Queen Victoria's favourite wines, it's never done anything to calm old Phil dahn, his loaf of bread still looks like a...
Since 1921, Dom Pérignon has more or less defined the term ‘vintage champagne’, not least because they only make vintage champagne. It is also because...
When you think Pinot Noir you picture deliciously soft, silky and smooth red wines with juicy red berry flavours and earthy aromas, right? Not necessarily......
Laurent-Perrier Rosé is not so much a Champagne as an adored institution. The delightfully squat, curvaceous bottle has something to do with its charm, admittedly,...
A casual glance down the list of prominent Champagne names will, before long, reveal Laurent-Perrier as one of the leading lights. With its impeccable credentials,...
Could this Champagne house be the king of all Champagne? It's a good bet, and you won't get better odds on many other candidates. Roederer...
The curiosity and intrigue that this label has attracted over the last decade or so, still makes Cristal the ultimate dreamer's champagne. The top Cuvée...
Like a ballerina spinning across the stage of a great theatre, at night, with the spotlight highlighting her pirouettes, plies and jumps, this really comes...
Some of the greatest unions begin with a marriage, Marie and Pierre Curie’s relationship led to some of the most significant steps forward in the...
***Commended at the International Wine Challenge 2015*** Of all the lesser-known, under-heralded Champagnes this is the one that stands out by a mile for value...
Need a quick break from the office/hovering/choosing your shoes? How about a quick game of true or false? Pierre Gimonnet is the distant French cousin...
Need a quick break from the office/hovering/choosing your shoes? How about a quick game of true or false? Pierre Gimonnet is the distant French cousin...
Often described as artisanal winemaking, Grower Champagnes are made by independent Champagne Houses from grapes that they grow in their own vineyards. This all-encompassing method...
Perhaps the biggest myth surrounding Champagne is that it shouldn’t be served with food. Looking to correct this misbelief, the Chef de Caves at Pierre Gimmonet et...
Interesting Fact Number 1: Did you know that historically Pinot Blanc was used in both Burgundy and Champagne and still can be used in both...
What can you do in nine years? Probably quite a lot. You could have a child, watch it grow steadily moodier and wear baggy trousers....
MAGNUM SIZEThe sense of triumph and exhilaration that the fine folk at Pol Roger must have felt when they released their epically tasty 2004 must...
The sense of triumph and exhilaration that the fine folk at Pol Roger must have felt when they released their epically tasty 2004 must surely...
One of the hardest things about being brilliant is the pressure to follow on with something equally impressive. Look at the curse of second book...
The Blanc de Blancs is a speciality of the house, made from 100% Chardonnay sourced from Grand Cru vineyards, solely in the Côte des Blancs....
Good old Pol Roger! The noblest of the Champagne houses and one of the region's elder statesmen. The consistent class and finesse of this rich...
Good old Pol Roger! The noblest of the Champagne houses and one of the region's elder statesmen. The consistent class and finesse of this rich...
Good old Pol Roger! The noblest of the Champagne houses and one of the region's elder statesmen. The consistent class and finesse of this rich...
'My tastes are simple. I am easily satisfied with the best!' is one of the many erudite witticisms for Sir Winston Churchill is loved. It...
For all its numerous virtues, Champagne’s reputation isn’t particularly counter-cultural. We can’t imagine many dissidents see Champagne as the natural beverage to pair with smashing...
£39.00
Every bottle of wine is a mystery; before the cork is popped it has the potential to be both exceptional and thoroughly underwhelming, a phenomenon...
Many things have changed since 1880: Britannia no longer rules the waves (apart from Ben Ainslie, that is), we are no longer illuminated by candlelight...
As well as having, as we’re sure you’ll agree, a delightfully pretty label, this Ruby Port is more luxurious than a velour tracksuit and far...
Impeccably presented in a diamond-shaped decanter, this is a unique Cognac and the pinnacle of the Rémy Martin range.Pierrette Trichet, Rémy Martin's Cellar Master, has...
Going since 1724, Rémy Martin are one of the most respected names in Cognac and their XO is a sumptuous blend of opulent aromas and...
Named after the Catalunyan revivalist movement that followed decades of suppression, Renaixença is proud of its identity and so it should be. It is an...
To wine geeks, Roederer is best known for the sheer quality of their fizz, but to the world at large, they're probably better known for...
Although apparently back into vogue, white stilettos still have a dodgy reputation. Police cars are turning silver because the white ones have a lower resale...
£65.00
Ruinart is not a call to write on a Rothko, paint over a Banksy or put a traffic cone on a statue; it's the oldest...