Media Commentary



Channel 7 – The Morning Show Diamond Jubilee Champagne Guide


Harpers Wine & Spirit Interview at The Champagne Summit 2012

When Sip Your Style Met Champagne Jayne

Channel 7 – The Morning Show New Year Best Bubbles Guide

Channel 10 – The Circle – The History of Champagne

Channel 9 – The Kerri-Anne Show 

Channel 9 – A Current Affair Blind Taste Test



National/ Metro Newspapers

The Weekend Australian/APlus/Short Order/April 2012

The Australian Financial Review/ Life & Leisure Section/ Traveller/ April 2012

The Melbourne Age/ Champagne Jayne gets bubbly about her favourite bevvy/Lexi Cottee/March 2012

Broadsheet/ Champagne and Jayne: A Love Affair With Bubbles/ Jane de Graaff/March 2012

The Sunday Telegraph/ A Corker of a Job in Champagne/Brittany Stack/Feb 2012

The Sun Herald/ Taste Sensations/Amy Cooper/ April 2006

Business Newspapers/Magazines

The Financial Times Weekend/House & Home/May 2012

Spice Magazine/Nibbles/Dec 2011

Australian Financial Review Magazine/ Class With Champagne Jayne/Marguerite Winter/January 2007

Vive Magazine/ Perfect Match/Anna Gibson/December 2006

The Australian Financial Review – Exciting gifts will keep a client hanging around/Tim Mendham/April 2006

Food & Wine

Harpers Wine & Spirit Magazine/ Champagne Summit 2012 Expert Panel Debate/ Gemma McKenna/March 2012

Harpers Wine & Spirit Magazine/ Champagne Summit Masterclass Global Reaction/Laura Heywood/March 2012

Champagne Educator of the Year 2012

SBS/Featured Foodie/Champagne Jayne/January 2011

City News/Foodie’s Diary:Silly Season Survival Guide/Jackie McMillan/December 2010

Lino Magazine/Quel Champagne Etes Vous/Rex Turnbull/August 2006

Convention and Incentive Magazine/ Sparkling Events/Louis Allen/December 2005


Media Commentary

Jayne Powell (aka Champagne Jayne award-winning author of “Champagnes – Behind The Bubbles”) is a respected Australian independent reviewer, media commentator and expert in champagne. Considered a friend to family members of many champagne houses in France and a great advocate for champagne internationally, her palette remains a ‘free agent’ unrestricted by any brand allegiance.

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Champagne Jayne is available for media interviews, expert commentary and for independent reviews of champagnes and sparkling wines. Contact Jayne Powell E: or mobile +61 422 393 267