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We went to a Champagne vineyard in France to find out why it’s so expensive

Champagne is only true champagne if it’s made in the Champagne region of northern France. All other sparkling wines made outside of this region, even those from neighbouring parts of France, must be labelled differently. Champagne often costs double the price of other sparkling wines, such as prosecco or cava. […]
We went to a Champagne vineyard in France to find out why it’s so expensive
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100 bottles of Champagne, 35 ounces of caviar, and a 255-foot superyacht: Here’s what it takes to throw a party for millionaires and celebs at the Monaco Yacht Show

Monaco, a tiny city-state on the French Riviera, draws celebrities and the ultra-wealthy to annual events like the Monaco Grand Prix the Monaco Yacht Show. The 2019 Monaco Yacht Show kicks off on September 25. Nicholas Frankl, founder and CEO of My Yacht Group, throws superyacht parties and other events […]
100 bottles of Champagne, 35 ounces of caviar, and a 255-foot superyacht: Here’s what it takes to throw a party for millionaires and celebs at the Monaco Yacht Show
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Forget the hotel bar: Champagne vending machines are making their way into hotel lobbies, and people are paying as much as $25 per mini-bottle for the perk

The Ritz-Carlton in Naples, Florida recently unveiled a champagne vending machine in its hotel lobby. Guests purchase a $US25 gold coin at reception, which is inserted to dispense one of two Moët & Chandon varieties. The historic brand is a part of luxury goods conglomerate LVMH. The machines, stocked exclusively […]
Forget the hotel bar: Champagne vending machines are making their way into hotel lobbies, and people are paying as much as $25 per mini-bottle for the perk
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DATE NIGHT: 13 wines that add romance to your life

In times past, it was pretty easy for an aspiring suitor to establish their culinary cred: simply take one’s Valentine down the road for the local version of surf ‘n’ turf and order a bottle of Lancers or Blue Nun to wash it down. Job done. How times have changed. […]
DATE NIGHT: 13 wines that add romance to your life