Tom Stevenson, wine writer and champagne specialist
Michael Edwards, wine writer and champagne specialist
On the eve of launching the new 2006 vintage, Chef de Cave Richard Geoffroy is at ease – even exited – about Champagne’s warming vintages for Dom Pérignon: ‘I feel like I am thriving on the warm years’. He is not shy to demonstrate a broader scope of vintage expressions being increasingly comfortable at extremes. […]
Much more famous than the house’s production volumes would entail, Pol Roger are one of the great aristocrats and guardians of traditions in the region. This consistently great family-owned house is perhaps best known for its links with Winston Churchill, who was recognized, among many other things, as an epicurean and champagne lover. Churchill’s long-term friendship with Odette Pol Roger encouraged the house to create a prestige cuvée in Churchill’s honour.
Best Champagne (REGIONAL CHAMPION) * Louis Roederer 2004 Cristal Rosé Brut Award received by Charles King of Maisons Marques et Domaines on behalf of chef de cave Jean-Baptiste Lécaillon Champagne Extra Brut * Jacquart NV Extra-Brut Jacquart chef de cave Floriane Eznack receiving the award Champagne Future Release * Palmer & Co NV […]