Monthly Archives: October 2015

If you know Champagne Cattier’s Armand de Brignac champagnes, called ‘Ace of Spades’, you will know they don’t come cheap.  Recently given an exclusive UK retail allocation, Harrod’s of London will sell you a bottle of the Blanc de Noirs … Continue reading

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Note: What follows is my interview with Benoît Gouez, Chef de Caves, Moët et Chandon, on September 11th this year. In a sense, he has the most powerful wine job in Champagne. I was exclusively invited to the reception lab … Continue reading

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As we sat to begin a remarkable champagne lunch at London’s 2*Michelin Le Gavroche last week, a goody bag for each guest was already on the table. Inside was a jar of honey from Champagne Lenoble’s ‘Le Vallon’ vineyard in Chouilly. … Continue reading

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