Uncork Sydney’s Springtime Champagne Celebrations

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  Taste Champagne September 1st not only marks the official start of Spring in the Southern hemisphere, but also Australia's inaugural invitation to "Taste Champagne", an exciting new annual champagne roadshow featuring latest release tastings … [Read more...]

Brisbane’s Royal High Tea w/ Champagne Moet & Chandon

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"I am very glad to be back here in Queensland for my 16th visit to Australia," said the Queen when she visited Brisbane and enjoyed High Tea and an overnight stay at 5 star riverside hotel The Stamford Plaza, which had been given this honour after … [Read more...]

Sydney’s Secret Garden with Moet & Chandon

Photographed by Dominic Loneragan.

I've always been a big fan of escapist epicurean experiences. At the end of a hard week there is something quite liberating about stepping out of city mode and straight into the magical wonderland of Mistress Mary Afternoon Tea, courtesy of the … [Read more...]

The Magic of Mad Hatter’s Tea with Champagne Laurent Perrier

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It was Queen Victoria (a very big fan of champagne herself) who first popularised the notion of  "afternoon tea". Back in the nineteenth century the monarch's ladies in waiting would practically starve to death in the eternity that passed between the … [Read more...]

New Champagne Lounge to offer Boston High Tea

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  Housed in Boston’s former Federal Reserve Bank building (a national architectural landmark) the final stages of  luxury hotel The Langham’s $6 million plus renovations include a suitably named European-style champagne lounge in the … [Read more...]

Champagne on Ice?

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Fun, Fresh and Free In May 2011 Moët & Chandon, the champagne industry's leading pioneer, unveiled yet another product innovation: Ice Impérial - the first champagne designed to be served exclusively over ice in warmer climates. Crafted with … [Read more...]

Champagne Cube by Pommery

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How delightful to discover that, after a hard day's shopping up and down Sydney's ritziest retail precinct, in the middle of all that gloss and glamour, here's the perfect spot to sit back and relax a while with a sparkling flute of champagne. Throw … [Read more...]

Get Your Champagne on Sydney! #MIM2011

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When you talk about alcohol for a living, you rarely get to drink. It's quite usual that you spit at events so that your audience doesn't have to. Feeling like you've been let loose in a candy shop to taste as you please (and swallow!) is a rare … [Read more...]

Taste of Sydney 2011

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Imagine having the creative freedom to design your very own picture perfect degustation menu tasting session from the ultimate Australian cuisine has to offer. Then combine this with the unique opportunity to take part in special wine tastings and … [Read more...]

Mardi Gras Champagne

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I remember my first Sydney Mardi Gras it was 1999 - and I sat on the steps of the Sydney Opera House with a picnic and champagne. The evening was one of many highlight in an action packed wet but warm fortnight full of outdoor artistic and … [Read more...]