Champagne Pierre Gimonnet

Didier 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 hectares of vineyards spread across 1er cru Cuis, and the Grand … [Read more...]

Champagne Taittinger

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 have been very active in … [Read more...]

Champagne Dom Perignon

The Modern Day Monk - Richard Geoffroy, Dom Perignon

Inspired by a talented English wine publicist working for Moet et Chandon’s London agency, Simon Brothers, ‘Möet & Chandon Cuvée Dom Pérignon’ was the first luxury champagne of modern times and a stroke of pure marketing genius. ‘DP’ is a … [Read more...]

Champagne Drappier

Drappier

For those for whom champagne is regular rations, and therefore an eye is always open for value discovery, Drappier champagnes represent a real find. The principles and standards of this House have the integrity of a boutique grower’s champagne, but … [Read more...]

Champagne Salon

Salon 1996 Bottle PP

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. Everything about this champagne is out of the ordinary. From the … [Read more...]

Champagne Krug

krug normale

Founded in 1843 by a German Roman Catholic married to a Protestant Englishwoman, Champagne Krug, as leading champagne expert Tom Stevenson explains, “is the most expensive, least consumed champagne in existence − hence its reputation is more … [Read more...]