Many have read that at the moment of discovering Champagne Dom Pérignon exclaimed “Come quickly I am tasting the stars!” This Benedictine monk was considered by many the spiritual father of Champagne and made an important contribution to its production.
When we decide to Gift Champagne it is important to know which Champagne works best for the occasion.
Dom Pérignon is a Champagne for royalty and very Special Occasions such as Weddings. This glorious bubbly was served at the royal wedding of Lady Diana and Prince Charles.
Founded in 1743, Moët & Chandon is one of the most widely-known Champagne houses in the world. This household name is best used at Engagements and celebrations such as Bridal showers and outdoor picnics. It is sophisticated and has starred in movies such as Pretty Woman and The Great Gatsby. If you have seen these movies you will know.
Taittinger is an ideal Champagne for a New Years Eve celebration. This is one of my personal favorites. But not with Oysters.
Piper-Heidsieck is perfect for red carpet events or even as Corporate Gifting. I had this wonderful Champagne for the first time in Paris many moons ago.
For a more romantic Gift, choose Perrier-Jouët. According to PR Newswire 2011, this was the official Champagne chosen for the royal wedding reception of Prince Albert and his bride, Charlene. The luxe brand was also the bubbly of choice at Grace Kelly's wedding. This darling Champagne comes in packaging that is both romantic and simply beautiful. A stunning Gift Box choice.
We have curated the elegant 'Romance' Gift Box Collection which features the tantalizing Perrier-Jouët. This Gift Box is a gesture of pure romance and is ideal as a Wedding Gift or for someone very special in your life.
So when choosing to Gift Champagne, choose the appropriate house to make your Gift especially meaningful.
Champagne offers a selection of wonderful vintages to enjoy at all occasions. In the words of Coco Chanel "I only drink champagne on two occasions. When I am in love, and when I am not." There is a perfect Gift option for every occasion.