Breathe? Or Not

Where is the decanter? A friend unintentionally questioned me at a reunion. Breathing, or aeration, is the chemical reaction between the wine and oxygen which intends to fully express the aroma and character of the wine. As a rule of thumb, a young bottle is...

The Mushroom Myth

People are always intrigued by the mushroom-shaped cork of Champagne,...

Size does matter!

If you are a lan kwai fong-habitué, or live long...

The Blacks and Whites

In this context, grapes could be classified into two groups...

How sweet are you?

Sweetness is one of the most distinctive features of Champagne....

The Name of Champagne

Champagne is actually the name of a region before it...