Champagne & sparkling
Top Champagne house Centre Vinicole - Champagne Nicolas Feuillatte (CV-CNF) has released its sales figures for last year which show growth of 2% from 2014 and 2015 – although exports are down.
Digby Fine English is focusing on creating “experiential links” between their customers and their wines as they release their Digby Leander Pink NV into the off-trade for the first time.
A Sussex winery is gearing up to launch its first sparkling wine - drawing heavily from France’s most famous sparkling wine region.
Alliance Wine is expanding its Prosecco offering by adding Giavi Prosecco Superiore DOCG to its range.
Moët & Chandon is launching its Moët Ice Impérial Rosé NV, believed to be the first ever Rosé Champagne to be served over ice.
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