"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....
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...
The warming cinnamon and nutmeg spice, coupled up with the vibrant energy of the red cherries, rose petals and wild strawberries make this rosé Champagne...
Some of us are destined to lead, whereas some of us are ordained to follow. There's nothing inherently wrong with following, you don't have to...
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...
A casual glance down the list of the prominent names of Champagne will before long reveal Laurent-Perrier as one of the leading lights. Again and...
***Bronze at the International Wine Challenge 2015*** Laurent-Perrier Rosé is not so much a Champagne as an adored institution. The delightfully squat, curvaceous bottle has...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Classic Champagne. And a no-risk, fail-safe guarantee of good order. Taittinger is one of the thoroughbreds and might as well carry the torch for the...
The excellence of the Champagne Taittinger House (called Prelude) based on the origin of its Grands cru wines exclusively half Pinot Noir and half Chardonnay,...
In the same way that, in the natural world, many animals are drawn to the mate with the most colourful foliage/colouring/nail varnish, as it is...