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. […]
Chartogne-Taillet is a great example of a new-wave, ecologically-minded, terroir-driven grower. The house is situated off the beaten path in Merfy, in the Massif de Saint-Thierry of the northern part of the Montagne de Reims. Thoughtful and sage, young Alexandre Chartogne crafts individual champagnes for intellectual as well as sensory pleasure.
The 2016 Guide contains full tasting notes of every Gold and Silver medal winning wine from the Champagne & Sparkling Wine World Championships 2015, in addition to all Best in Class and National trophy winners, plus the very latest Sparkling Winemaker of the Year, Chairman’s Trophy and, of course, the Supreme World Champion. Tom Stevenson […]