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,...
£45.00
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...
£39.00
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...
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...
£12.00
A fabulously fun and fruity off-dry number, this classic Italian fizz has become adored by Latin lovers for its soft mousse, or bubbles. It offers...
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....
£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...
£9.00
Whilst James Bond drinks Dom Perignon 1946, Inspector Clouseau probably drinks Polloni Spumante. If we compare James Bond and Inspector Clouseau, it is true that...
£10.00
Ah! The 70s. When men were men, and moustaches were moustaches. Or faces were properly shaved. None of this modern, faddish pognophilia. Poncey trimmed face...
Bringing a descendant into the world is a great responsibility. Particularly when they'll have a name to live up to. The pressure was really on...
The Marqués was more than aware any child he sired would have to live up to his name. He also understood that was quite a...
£80.00
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...
£9.00
Since the Great British Bake Off's rise to TV supremacy, like a quaint, mild-mannered Alexander the Great, the UK has been obsessed with the subtle...
£13.75
It's a terrible shame, when someone is underrated because of the flair of a peer. Often it is totally unjustified, like Brian in your office...
This crisp and fruity sparkling wine is a great alternative to Champagne. Pale yellow with golden hints, it expresses the freshness of the Loire with...
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...
£13.50
Paul Mittnacht could’ve been anything he put his mind to. A great sportsman he might have played football for his local side Strasbourg, a gifted...
£11.00
How can something be 'Extra Dry?' we hear you ask. After all, you don't jump out the shower and towel yourself down past the point...
£12.00
The name of this wine Ressò, meaning echo in English, is perhaps a reference to the Greek myth of Echo and Narcissus, as surely coming...
£14.00
We like to think of Cava as the Matthew McConaughey of sparkling wines. No one really took it seriously during the 90s, it was a...