The Growers’ Revolution

Champagne has evolved into three distinct types of producer - The négociant houses, (26 of which are Grand Marques),…


#1 : 2002 Billecart-Salmon Cuvée Nicolas François Billecart Brut

In 1999, the Nicolas François Billecart 1959 vintage was voted the “Champagne of the Millennium,” - The '61 came…


#2: 2006 Billecart-Salmon Cuvée Elisabeth Salmon Brut Rosé

Named for the Grandam of this Maison - This wine embodies the essence of feminine poise and elegance. Held for 10 years…


Maison Cattier – Les Coutumes Familliales

At 6 Rue Dom Perignon, Chigny-Les-Roses you'll find Cattier. A small family owned Maison boasting some of the deepest…


#3: NV Armand de Brignac “Ace of Spades” Gold Brut

Touted as the most expensive Champagne and available in the infamous 30l 'Midas' bottle - this bad boy is worthy of…


#4: NV Cattier Clos du Moulin Brut Premier Cru

This Maison predates the French Revolution. Their pedigree highlights this elegant expression of the Clos du Moulin -…


Is Jay Z’s Champagne Any Good?

Jay Z and Champagne seem almost as synonymous as hip hop and gold chains. So it makes complete sense for a mogul such…


#5: NV Billecart-Salmon Brut Rosé

This is the ultimate Rosé Champagne. Billecart-Salmon is the one of only four 10/10 Maisons from Tyson Stelzer, rubbing…


#6: 2009 Larmandier-Bernier Terre de Vertus Premier Cru

This 100% chardonnay, single vintage, single terroir masterpiece captures the essence of spring in Vertus.


Maison Billecart-Salmon – A Love Affair

Nicolas-François Billecart met Elisabeth Salmon in 1818. They fell in love. They were soon married.  For their wedding…