Monthly Archives: February 2017

Champagne Jacques Selosse

The Selosse family had been growing grapes in Champagne for centuries when Jacques Selosse began bottling his own wines in 1959.  Hedging his bet, he continued to sell much of his crop to Lanson.  He needn’t have worried.  His wines … Continue reading

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Champagne Jacquesson

Champagne Jacquesson was established in 1798.  The house flourished through the 19th century under the eponymous founding family.  In 1920 ownership passed to a broker, Léon de Tassigny.  In 1974 the business was purchased by Jean Chiquet.  The baton passed … Continue reading

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Canada-EU CETA Deal Could Ease Drinks’ Costs in the Great White North (from Drinks Business, Feb. 15, 2017)

Go-ahead for EU-Canada CETA trade deal <!– https://jasny.github.io/bootstrap/dist/js/jasny-bootstrap.min.js –> Go-ahead for EU-Canada CETA trade deal 15th February, 2017 by Arabella Mileham The EU has voted to ratify a controversial trade deal with Canada which will boost the exports of drinks … Continue reading

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