Category Archives: Champagne

Champagne Road Trip

Last Saturday night found me sipping vintage champagne from the biggest bottle I have ever seen at a celebration dinner in the cellars of J Dumangin Fils on the Montagne de Reims.  A Nebuchadnezzar holds the equivalent of twenty normal … Continue reading

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The Dorset Seafood Festival

On a glorious Saturday morning earlier this month, we travelled from one end of Dorset to the other to sample the delights of the Dorset Seafood Festival in Weymouth.  What a sight to behold it was too with attractive stalls … Continue reading

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A few food matches for champagne and some sparkling wine suggestions

An invitation to an evening of ‘fizz’ with friends tomorrow night found me wondering about the complex issue of what to drink with champagne. Whilst it’s often enjoyed as an aperitif at the start of a dinner party, it rarely … Continue reading

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