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Loïc’s last legacy

The 2007 vintage is the last Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs to be launched under the auspices of Loïc Dupont, the motorcycle-mad, quiet man of Champagne, as he hands [...]

By | 2018-05-16T12:56:53+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Articles|Comments Off on Loïc’s last legacy

A Tale of Two Bottles

It was a cosy little tasting in the private cinema of The Soho Hotel with Régis Camus last night. The raison d’être was, of course, the UK launch of Rare [...]

By | 2017-05-03T12:27:39+00:00 November 16th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

Lanson on-trade in magnum

When Lanson released their stylishly presented ‘Pere et Fils’ (effectively the previous release of Black Label, benefitting from an extra year on yeast) exclusively for the on-trade, its invigoratingly fresh, [...]

By | 2017-05-03T12:29:27+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Articles|0 Comments

Why Lambrusco bottled it!

There are a number of different Lambrusco appellations in Italy and most are located in the lush valley vineyards of Emilia-Romagna, where we find the DOCs (or DOPs as they [...]

By | 2015-04-15T09:54:18+00:00 April 14th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments

Trentodoc

Unlike Conegliano-Valdobbiadene, Trentodoc slips off the tongue of an Anglo-Saxon speaker very easily. Unfortunately, however, this made-up word is rather harsh-sounding to the Italian ear and although there is a [...]

By | 2015-04-11T20:24:29+00:00 April 11th, 2015|Articles|0 Comments