Christmas Cheat Sheet Champagne

Champagne Cheat Sheet – Christmas 2018

"What is the best champagne for a Christmas gift?" It's that time of the year again, the run into Christmas and New Years. Life is busy and you're pretty much in need of a few drinks come December 25th for either the lunch table or to wrap up as a gift. Let me save you …

Continue reading Champagne Cheat Sheet – Christmas 2018

Advertisements

Review: Moutard Pere Et Fils Rosé Cuvée Prestige

Moutard is a family run Negociant Manipulant house based in Buxeuil, Champagne. They are a bit of a jack-of-all-trades house, with wines and spirits also forming part of the family business. They have 21 hectares of champagne varietal grapes. According to the house's own datasheets, the Rosé is built from 55% pinot noir, 30% chardonnay and …

Continue reading Review: Moutard Pere Et Fils Rosé Cuvée Prestige

Review: Champagne Duperrey Rosé Brut NV

Champagne Duperrey is a Marque d'acheteur champagne brand of Australian supermarket giant Woolworths, and is exclusively sold through it's Dan Murphy and BWS chains. How does this work? Woolworths owns the brand label "Duperrey" - which is a homage to adventurer Louis Isidore Duperrey who circumnavigated the globe in his ship La Coquille. This brand is attached …

Continue reading Review: Champagne Duperrey Rosé Brut NV

Champagne Duperrey Brut NV

Review: Champagne Duperrey Premier Cru Brut NV

Champagne Duperrey is a Marque d'acheteur champagne brand of Australian supermarket giant Woolworths, and is exclusively sold through it's Dan Murphy and BWS chains. How does this work? Woolworths owns the brand label "Duperrey" - which is a homage to adventurer Louis Isidore Duperrey who circumnavigated the globe in his ship La Coquille. This brand is attached …

Continue reading Review: Champagne Duperrey Premier Cru Brut NV

Triple Review: Veuve Monsigny Brut NV vs Moutard Grande Cuvee Brut NV vs Aubert et Fils Brut NV

While Champagne is typically an expensive drink - the average going price being ~$60 for a regular bottle - there are genuine offerings at the "low" end of the market, which starts at around $25. In this instance, the big 3 Supermarkets all have thrown their hat in the ring; Aldi with their Veuve Monsigny, Coles with Moutard …

Continue reading Triple Review: Veuve Monsigny Brut NV vs Moutard Grande Cuvee Brut NV vs Aubert et Fils Brut NV