Blanc de blancs Extra Brut Vintage 2008
(100% Chardonnay from Barbonne Fayel)
Deep light gold. A subtle bouquet of white flowers, and ripe white peaches, leading on to notes of dried fruit (pineapple and dried apricot). The texture is supple and mineral, intense with very good length.
Blanc de blancs Extra Brut Vintage...
Champagne Launay: The Silver Range
(60% Chardonnay - 40% Pinot Noir)
Pale gold. Ripe bouquet of white fruit (peach and pear), with hints of dried or candied fruits producing a complexity of aromas. Straightforward supple texture, with lightness and plenty of length. Its maturity really comes through
(40% Chardonnay - 60% Pinot Noir)
The Legendary Bond and Bollinger Combination
With the new Bond movie 'Spectre' on it's way to cinemas, are we due to see the legendary Bond/Bollinger collaboration once again?
Having first made an apparence in Ian Fleming's 1957 book Diamonds Are Forever, Champagne Bollinger has had a strong partnership with the movies, having featured in almost every 007 film since Live or...
Champagne Pierre Launay
Champagne Pierre Launay was established by Pierre Launay and his wife in 1973 in Barbonne-Fayel Sézannais in the south of the Cote des Blancs. The vineyard consists of 14 hectares, the Launay’s are driven by a desire to produce wines of highest quality while respecting the nature of the terrior, the ecology, environment.
The three brothers,...
Celebrity Interview: Michael Norcross
Owner of the Sugar Hut, formerly The White Hart Inn, the venue is believed to have been built in 1480. However, there is evidence that there was a hostelry on the site perhaps a hundred years earlier
It is said that King Richard II stayed at the hostelry when he passed through Brentwood in 1392....