Tag Archives: Grower Champagne
We love our Champagne producers very much, so, it is our pleasure to introduce you to the wonderful family of Champagne Didier-Ducos! History: Champagne Didier Ducos was born in 1946 as the result of a marriage between Yvonne & Adrien. Adrien was fortunate to survive WWII, came back to France, and started producing Champagne [...]
Join us beyond the toast. With family being the centerpiece of the coming months, Fat Cork is delighted to announce its support for New Beginnings, a domestic abuse support network centered in the Seattle Area. We believe the right to safety is universal, and New Beginnings is an organization that dedicates its resources and [...]
The Special Club: The Special Club, or Club Trésors de Champagne, was originally founded in 1971 by 12 of the oldest families of the Champagne region. Since then, the club has expanded to include 26 producers of grower Champagne. In fact, one of the stipulations of being part of the Special Club is that a [...]
Video originally published on Wine Folly.
I opened this Blanc de Blancs (100% Chardonnay) Champagne from the Cote de Blancs region on May 27th. Today, I needed the Champagne stopper for a customer. So, I took the Champagne out of the refrigerator and poured the remaining juice into my glass for an experiment. It was totally flat as expected, but what [...]
Before meeting Bryan, my time spent in South Carolina tricked my palate into thinking the most refined flavors came from a bottle of Bud Light. For years, if I had a cold one in hand I was quite the happy lady! So, how does a self-professed cheap date come together with a slightly more sophisticated Champagne [...]