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Christening Ships With Champagne

Someone kindly sent me this Infographic (from CelebrityCruises.com) which has some interesting tips on how to make sure the Champagne bottle breaks when you’re christening a ship. Very useful for the next time you’re called upon to do it! Thanks for http://www.celebritycruises.com/ for the info!


French Wine Exports Fall in 2009

Unsurprisingly really with the current ongoing global economic crisis, French wine exports have fallen 25% in the first six months of 2009. Everybody’s cutting back it seems and luxuries like expensive wine, champagne (down 45%!) and cognac (down 27%) are one of the first to go. Ironically really seeing as this year I’ve been experimenting […]


New Champagne Closure – is it as much fun?

Champagne winery Duval Leroy are trying out a new Champagne closure. Will this take the fun out of popping the cork?