Portrait of Côme Simphal and Timothée Duguit

INTERVIEW AND TASTING OF VEUVE CAPET VODKA It is not usual for Portraits de bulles to write about something else than champagne or its winegrowers. However today we decided to make an exception. Côme and Timothée are two wines and spirits passionates both attached to their champagne roots who decided to create something else with the…

Passion Chardonnay – Printemps des champagnes 2016

2016 PRINTEMPS DES CHAMPAGNES TASTING This year, the 10 champagne winegrowers of Passion Chardonnay met the 19th of April at the prestigious Brasserie Conti of Reims for the 2016 Printemps des champagnes. A tasting where the Brut Nature – or Zéro Dosage – was put in the spotlight for the greatest pleasure of the wine professionals present…

Champagne Vocabulary

DO YOU SPEAK CHAMPAGNE ? Disgorgement, malolactic, Blanc de Blancs,… What is that language?  Champagne is a very specific wine. It has its own making process called Méthode Champenoise but is has also its own universe: sensations, emotions, flavors, images and of course its own vocabulary. Indeed, in order to describe the diversity of wines, there is a…