Tag Archives: Dom Perignon

Cheers to Benedictine Monk Dom Perignon

30 Aug

The famous Benedictine Monk, Dom Perignon, holds the title, “Father of Champagne,” as he was one of the first in history to create a bottle of champagne through the second fermentation process in 17th century. One might wonder, “Did he ever imagine just how popular a glass of ‘the bubbly’ would become, or the effects it would have on millions around the world throughout different generations?” Probably not, as he rather stumbled upon quality sparkling wine through a series of experimentations.

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Sparkling wine brands differ from the different types of grapes that are used in its creation. The method of using grapes from different locations and regions ensures each brand is unique compared to its competitors’ brand. From the seed planted in the vineyard, to the delicate process of grape squeezing, right up until it is poured, chilled into a glass, every moment is guided by a rich history.

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Consider this the next time you sit down to your meal, or the next time that you enjoy the party celebrations, with a glass of champagne, remember the process and the history behind your favourite drink.

The years of hard work perfecting the blend, getting the right taste, ensuring the right amount of bubbles in every sip, lets you enjoy the aromas and awakens the senses. The makers follow these strict guidelines for the benefit and enjoyment of its customers.

Many famous brands are available today at great prices, from online superstores to local shops.  Take the time to discover your own unique taste preferences, but remember to drink it chilled allowing the bubbles to feel alive in your mouth. The drinks come in a number of different flavours, as well as, dry to sweet options. Take a moment, treasure the taste, and toast to life with the classy touch of a fine champagne.

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Toast Time!

17 May

Celebrate the accomplishments of friends and family with a Champagne toast! Champagne has been used in many memorable occasions and continues to be a valued product over the ages. From weddings, to sporting events, birthday gatherings, to dinner parties, Champagne is always a great option for a celebration.

Promotions and raises are more great reasons to involve the use of champagne. This is a great moment to make a toast to the future and congratulate the coworker who received the promotion at hand.

The many ways to incorporate champagne into different celebration settings are endless. Socially, it can bring a lot of people together in one room for a lot of great memories to be recorded.

The great thing about champagne is that there are so many varieties of it. There is Dom Perignon, Mercier, and Moet to name a few and they all have different flavors and feels to them.  So no matter your preference there is a Champagne that will suit you and your palette perfectly; not to mention the list of Champagne Cocktails you can also experiment with to find your perfect match.

Champagne is also a great drink to go with special appetizers such as cheese or fruit.  There is such a luxurious feeling that comes from drinking champagne; yet it easily crosses all social gathering boundaries and fits nicely into any setting.

If you would like to pursue your love of Champagne further why not consider taking it up as a hobby?  Consider having a cellar or refrigerator unit dedicated to storing and collecting different varieties and years. A very popular hobby in recent years and one that will certainly make you increase your popularity amongst your friends and family!

The Most Searched Brands of Champagne Online

6 May

With so many different varieties of fresh bubbly champagne available today to select from, it can be tedious to say the least when trying to select your favourite brand.  So it begs the question “just what makes great champagne”?

Your Champagne can vary in taste and style: sweet, rich, dry, and so on. In general champagne draws its character from the climate and where and what regions of the world the grapes were grown in, you also need experience from the winemaker who can add his own imaginative and creative gifts to the process.

What brands are the more probable to sell quicker than others, let’s take a look and see what the favourites are…

Dom Perignon – Is one of the most searched for brands online, owned by Moet & Chandon. Its fine taste is owed to the maturing process which lasts for seven years before being bottled and sold on the market.

Veuve Clicquot Champagne – Veuve Clicquot’s distinctive yellow label is what makes it the most well-known and best marketed Champagne on the consumer market today.

Ace of Spades Champagne – Armand de Brignac is Rapper Jay- Z’s creative Champagne brand. With hints of orange and almond this bubbly favourite is well made.

Cristal Champagne – A favourite of the rich and famous, this vintage well-presented champagne is one of the worlds finest.

Krug Champagne – Taking around 6-8 years to mature this wonderful creation continues to get better with age long after bottled, nutty in taste yet incredibly fresh.

Moet & Chandon – With vast experience in the Champagne region of France this favourite has always been on the list of great champagnes, great tasting fresh and bubbly.

Whatever the occasion it can be made memorable with that little touch of class, selecting a perfect champagne comes down to character, your character and the brands character, find your perfect match.