Coronavirus gifting in 2020

Coronavirus gifting in 2020

What a year 2020 has turned out to be so far; The optimism of the New Year with a newly minted government that had five years to innovate and the ...

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Burgundy

A Summer Weekend In Burgundy

As roving ambassador for Park Lane Champagne, and being involved in the magical champagne trade, I find I need more time to roam the great vineyard...

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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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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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