Posts Tagged ‘ Champagne ’

Protests against nuclear dump in Champagne

Oct 19th, 2010 | By
Protests against nuclear dump in Champagne

The association of champagne growers CIVC has gone to court in an effort to close the nuclear dump in Soulaines, 9km away from the champagne […]

Safely opening a bottle of champagne

Sep 18th, 2009 | By


Duval-Leroy Launches First Champagne With Crown Cap

May 6th, 2009 | By

The champagne house Duval-Leroy in Vertus (Marne) introduces a champagne crown stopper. The Maestro system Alcan Packaging Capsules is a classic crown cork with a […]

LVMH Denies Moët Hennessy Sale to Diageo

Apr 24th, 2009 | By

LVMH, the largest luxury group in the world, denies that it wants to sell its beverage division Moët Hennessy to Diageo. Moët Hennessy owns the […]

Q4 2008 Worst In Champagne History

Mar 18th, 2009 | By

Official figures of the CIVC (Comité interprofessionnel du vin de Champagne) from early February confirm that 2008 was a difficult year for sales of champagne. […]

Belgian consumption of Champagne remains stable

Mar 13th, 2009 | By

The Belgian consumer remains loyal to champagne, says the Champagne-agency Belgium. Last year was the third best year overall for shipments of champagne to Belgium. […]

Stable Results For Champagne Vranken-Pommery Monopole

Feb 5th, 2009 | By

Vranken-Pommery Monopole, the number two in the world for the production and distribution of Champagne, registered a stable turnover in 2008. Sales in Great-Brittain and […]

The history of champagne

Nov 17th, 2008 | By

Hingene, 21 november 2008, 20 uur. Lecture in Dutch on the history of champagne by Stefaan Van Laer, author of a book on champagne, followed […]

1999 Bollinger Champagne La Grande Année

Oct 15th, 2008 | By

1999 Bollinger Champagne La Grande Année – France, Champagne (10/8/2008) Toast, bread, yeast, marzipan on the beautiful, balanced and very vinous nose. Ripe yellow fruit, […]

1999 Pierre Moncuit Champagne Blanc de Blancs Grand Cru

Oct 14th, 2008 | By

1999 Pierre Moncuit Champagne Blanc de Blancs Grand Cru – France, Champagne, Le Mesnil Sur Oger, Champagne (10/11/2008) Toast, orange peel and ripe yellow fruit […]