The Perfume of Time – Champagne Lanson with Alain Ducasse


I've been in love with champagne since I was a teenager, but I now realise that aged champagne is wasted on the young. You really need a bit of life experience under your belt to have the emotional capacity to even register let alone embrace the many … [Read more...]

Champagne and Food Matching – World’s Best Chefs & Sommeliers Chez Moet


In September 2012 a handful of journalists from France, Germany, UK, South America and Australia were invited to a very special champagne and food alchemy lunch at the historic Orangerie venue at Moet's Epernay HQ, in order to witness some of the … [Read more...]

New Champagne Lounge to offer Boston High Tea

Langham Boston

  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...]

Diamond Jubilee Champagne Guide For Channel 7 The Morning Show


The Morning Show Diamond Jubilee Champagne Guide Champagnes Fit For A Diamond Queen Since the first King of France was baptised with champagne in Reims Cathedral on Christmas Day 496, champagne has been intimately connected to monarchy. By the … [Read more...]

Heston’s Diamond Jubilee Strawberry Crumble Crunch


Guests at the Diamond Jubilee picnic and concert in front of Buckingham Palace on Monday 4 June 2012 will enjoy a special picnic menu designed by Heston Blumenthal, Royal Chef Mark Flanagan and Waitrose. Creations include a modern twist on … [Read more...]

InterContinental Taste Sensation in Sydney


Given that the Intercontinental hotels brand was born from Pan American World Airways (the famous 20th century airline pioneer world renowned for its exceptional levels of service) perhaps its no surprise that its local ambassador on Macquarie St now … [Read more...]

First Ladies of Champagne Vue de Monde


Celebrate Melbourne Food & Wine Festival 20th Anniversary in Sparkling Style! Pamper your palate and discover the secret history of champagne, as you unravel the fascinating stories of the powerful women behind the bubbles. Hosted literally … [Read more...]

International Women’s Day Champagne Celebration 2012 London


To commemorate the 101 anniversary of International Women's Day on March 8th, award-winning author and Champagne Educator of the Year 2012 Jayne Powell (@champagnejayne) and recently launched London Champagne Bar Flute (@flutelondon) joined forces to … [Read more...]

Channel 7 The Morning Show New Year Best Bubbles Guide with Champagne Jayne

The Morning Show

"Top of the Pops" - Award winning author and respected independent reviewer and champagne expert Jayne Powell (aka Champagne Jayne) makes a special appearance on Channel 7's The Morning Show to help viewers choose the best value sparklings and … [Read more...]

epiQure @ Marque & Vue de Monde w/Champagne Taittinger

Clovis Taittinger

Did you know that the origins of the House of Champagne Taittinger date back further than the history of Australia, to 1734 when the original house was founded by Jacques Fourneaux - the third Champagne house to be created. Taittinger's historical … [Read more...]