An Introduction to Champagne

An Introduction to Champagne

“My only regret in life is that I did not drink more champagne.”John Maynard Keynes    Champagne is the drink for celebration and is synonymous wit...

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Different sizes of Champagne Bottles

Champagne Bottle Sizes

There are 9 different sizes of Champagne bottles. These are: 1. SPLIT/MINIS/PONIES - 1/4 bottle, 187ml2. FILLETTE/HALVES/DEMIS - 1/2 bottle, 375ml...

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Lest We Forget

Lest We Forget

A visit to the war grave of Philip LeComber near Harbonniers, northern France, on Armistice Day 2018.

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Great Grapes

Great Grapes

Champagne is a blend of grapes and a blend of years – in the case of non-vintage champagne.  It is the skill of the wine-maker in the art of blendi...

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