How do you choose a truly sustainable champagne?
Champagne is in the midst of a power struggle... On the one hand, there’s pure commerce. Champagne sales reached six billion Euros for the first ti...Read more
Sugar is one of the most misunderstood topics in wine, and Champagne finds itself in the crosshairs more often than most thanks to the role of ‘dos...Read more
Say ‘oaky’ to most wine drinkers and they’ll think of big reds and creamy, rich whites. Even in Champagne, though, oak can sometimes go a long way ...Read more
Non-Vintage. Brut Sans Année. Entry-level. There are few ways of describing the largest category of wines in Champagne without sounding a little…no...Read more
Many of Europe’s most celebrated wine regions ‘classify’ their wines, offering (in theory) a suggestion of where a bottle might sit in a region-wid...Read more
What does the name on a bottle of Champagne actually mean? A person, a family, an estate or perhaps a company? Brands want us to feel like we know ...Read more
Following a challenging 2021 when growers battled extreme weather conditions and disease, vignerons across Champagne have been holding their breath...Read more
One of our most southerly producers, Daniel made the long trip down to meet them and came back raving about, not only their Champagne, but their g...Read more
Back in bitterly cold November we headed to Avenay-Val-d'Or at the extreme East of the Marne Valley to meet with vigneron, Morgann Saintot, for the...Read more
We're always on the lookout for producers who bring something new and exciting from the Champagne region. One of our big finds late in 2020 was Ma...Read more
September 2022 Champagne & Sparkling Specialist Retailer of the Year – Decanter Retailer Awards 2022 "A very tight call between two outstandi...Read more
With more than 50 producers and over 100 Grower Champagnes, our range is unequalled in the UK market and, as such, it's to be expected that the odd...Read more
Being International Women's Day, it seemed a good time to cast a light on a couple of trailblazing women we work with at Sip, who are making waves ...Read more
The smaller producers barely get a look in. That is, until now.