So we put our blindfolds on and brought on the flutes for an evening of well-mannered blind champagne tasting frivolity.
What better way to celebrate the occasion than with lots of limited edition champagne. Also, it is long and attendees will need help to get through.
After looking at the total number of volumes sold in 2013, a new list shows that the world’s favorite brand of bubbly was Moet & Chandon.
Limited to only 500 pieces, this exclusive Champagne Gift Box by Piper-Heidsieck and Baccarat will cost you $650.
Hosted by trade publication The Drinks Business, experts sipped on 100 samples of bubbly at luxury hotel The Dorchester in London for the Champagne Masters Competition 2013.
Here are buying tips from Champagne expert Thibaut Le Mailloux, spokesperson for Comité Interprofessionnel du Vin de Champagne (CIVC) in France.
Jean Paul Gaultier has collaborated with Champagne brand Piper-Heidsieck on two new bottles – Black Cancan Millésime 2000 and the Piper-Heidsieck French Cancan. The Cabaret-inspired French Cancan bottle is dressed in black latex, fishnets and ruby masquerade mask at the neck. The Black Cancan Millésime 2000’s adornments include a Swarovski Crystallized stocking, a studded collar … Continued
Champagne Piper-Heidsieck has wrapped its new limited-edition Bodyguard in a “sexy red crocodile skin” for its launch this month in selected travel retail outlets. The 75cl bottle of Piper-Heidsieck Champagne Brut can be described as having “springtime citrus aromas with notes of apples and pears”. Piper-Heidsieck reveals that the the flavour of Bodyguard is reminiscent … Continued
Piper-Heidsieck collaborated with Jean Paul Gaultier to create a new design for its Champagne Cuvée Brut bottle. Gaultier had already created a bottle in a red corset in 1999. The new one features Latex and ﬁshnets, inspired by the can-can. The unveiling took place at a VIP dinner on May 13 at the Cannes Film … Continued
As popping corks announce the New Year, champagne lovers can expect some radical new trends in the art of savouring a tipple that for centuries has been associated with celebration. The true connoisseur should ditch the traditional long-stemmed flutes and the saucer-shaped coupes and instead start drinking the sparkling white wine from elongated, tulip-shaped glasses, … Continued
Champagne makers Piper Heidsieck have worked with master shoe maker Christian Louboutin to create a unique box set: â€œLe Rituelâ€ Box Set. The set consists of a bottle of champagne and a glass shoe designed by Christian Louboutin. The project has been named Le Rituel after a French ritual popular in the 1880â€™s where one … Continued
Viktor & Rolf have never been ones to follow the conventional rules of design. Last year they redefined classical style and reinterpreted the iconic object of champagne on behalf of Piper-Heidsieck bringing an upside down twist to their RosÃ© Sauvage champagne bottle to create a really striking and sophisticated objet d’art. The RosÃ© Sauvage bottle … Continued