Category

Champagne

July 27, 2012

Beyond Bordeaux: best of the rest

With Bordeaux’s portion of market share having diminished in May and June, wines from other regions are seeing increased levels…

June 29, 2012

Summer bubbles

While the rest of the market continues to experience a downward trend, June 2012 has proved to be a sunny…

November 18, 2011

Non-Bordeaux brands up the volume

As noted yesterday on the blog, demand has broadened recently to encompass a more eclectic ensemble of wines from both…

August 18, 2011

Spotlight on…Salon Mesnil

  Owner: Laurent-Perrier Average annual production: 50,000 bottles per vintage Blend: 100% Chardonnay History One of the world’s best-known Blanc…

January 28, 2011

Spotlight on… Krug

History Krug is one of the world’s most iconic champagne houses. The house was founded in 1843 by German-born Johann…

September 21, 2010

Focus on fizz

This month, the start of the 2010 harvest in Champagne coincided with reports that global shipments of fizz increased by…

January 15, 2009

Region by region

As regular readers of our Monthly Market Reports will know, each month we publish the share of trade each fine…