Tagged: champagne education

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March Into Merivale Rides Again

How cool is it to have a 3 week food and wine entertainment event in the middle of summer? And how sexy is the arty advertising poster for “Art of Food” – whatever age...

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Champagne Laherte Freres

Since 1889 the Laherte family have been growing grapes in and around the picturesque village of Chavot (just above the Cote des Blancs) and today own 10 hectares of vines across 72 dispersed parcels...

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Champagne Pierre Gimonnet

The Gimonnet family have been growers in Cuis, at the top of the Cotes des Blancs for over two centuries, and producing wines under their own label since the 1930s. They family own 25...

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Champagne Taittinger

Although a ‘young’ family by Champagne history standards (they only entered the wine industry in 1931), the House of Taittinger is one of Champagne’s most ‘political’ and forward thinking producers. Members of the House...

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Champagne Salon

A sense of the refined elegance and all the passion of the roaring 1920s period can be found in a sparkling flute of Champagne Salon, which was the house champagne at Maxim’s in Paris....

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Champagne Pommery

First Ladies Of Fizz Widowed in 1858 at the age of 39, just like her illustrious predecessor Clicquot, Veuve Louise Pommery did not inherit an established Champagne House, yet she also somehow mustered the...