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Spotlight on the Maison: Bonnet-Ponson

Spotlight on the Maison: Bonnet-Ponson


Bonnet-Ponson is a family business, passed down from generation to generation. The family has been crafting beautiful champagne since 1862, with Gregoire Bonnet being one of the first recoltants manipulants of the village of Chamery. For over 150 years, Champagne Bonnet-Ponson has perpetuated the art of champagne creation in the beautiful Montagne de Reims region. Instilling human strength and perseverance into the business, the family lived through many historical moments such as the first installation of electricity to their village as well as the destructions of World War II to their land.

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Why we drink on St Patrick’s Day

Why we drink on St Patrick’s Day

Legend states that when Christians honoured the anniversary of the death of St Patrick, they held a great feast in which Lenten constraints on food and alcohol were lifted. Today that tradition is still in place, with some Catholics deciding to put Lent restrictions to one side and enjoy a drink (or twelve!)

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EMPEROR MUSE: Xavier Bizot

EMPEROR MUSE: Xavier Bizot

Emperor Muse: Xavier Bizot What is your connection with Champagne? I was born in Reims, and lived in Aÿ, my father was chairman of Champagne Bollinger. Bollinger was created in 1829 and remains independent, family owned and managed, which is very rare in Champagne. It is also involved in Burgundy (Domaine Chanson), Loire Valley (Langlois Chateau...

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Great Dames of Champagne

Great Dames of Champagne

For centuries, women in business have been bursting through that glass ceiling and achieving amazing success. The champagne industry is no exception. These six dames of champagne are proof! Emperor Champagne - supporting International Women's Day.

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La Rogerie: The Limited Edition 'La Grand Vie' Collection

La Rogerie: The Limited Edition 'La Grand Vie' Collection

Hailing from two long lines of well-established vignerons, husband and wife winemakers Justine Boxler and François Petit of La Rogerie are truly something to behold. These fresh faces of such well-established winemaker families are etching their own name in the champagne history books, curating wines using traditional techniques but adapting them to the innovative arena of the modern world.

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Jacquart Cuvee Alpha Rose Brut Vintage 2010 Champagne

Jacquart

Jacquart Cuvée Alpha Rosé '10


Prestige

2010

Club Price $189.05 (?)

Pol Couronne 75 25 Grand Cru Brut Champagne

Pol Couronne

Pol Couronne 75-25 Grand Cru


Brut

NV

Club Price $84.55 (?)

Vilmart And Cie Cuvee Rubis Premier Cru Brut Rose Champagne

Vilmart & Cie

Vilmart & Cie Cuvée Rubis Premier Cru


Brut Rosé

NV

Club Price $122.55 (?)

Philipponnat Royale Reserve Brut NV Champagne

Philipponnat

Philipponnat Royale Réserve


Brut

NV

Club Price $65.55 (?)

Etienne Calsac Rosé de Craie Brut Rosé Champagne

Etienne Calsac

Etienne Calsac Rosé de Craie


Brut Rosé

NV

Club Price $113.05 (?)

Alfred Gratien Classique

Alfred Gratien

Alfred Gratien Classique


Brut

NV

Club Price $91.20 (?)

AR Lenoble Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs 2008 Champagne

AR Lenoble

AR Lenoble Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs 2008


Blanc de Blancs

2008

Club Price $132.05 (?)

AR Lenoble Terroirs Extra Brut Rosé

AR Lenoble

AR Lenoble Terroirs Extra Brut Rosé


Extra Brut Rosé

NV

Club Price $98.80 (?)