3 wines to try, buy and put by

TO TRY: Champagne Veuve Monsigny. TO BUY: Baron Amarillo, Reserva DO Rioja 2009. TO PUT BY: M&S, Chavy Chouet.

8th June, 2014


Champagne Veuve Monsigny by Philizot & Fils NV, €19.99 from Aldi supermarkets nationwide (90)

Many of the big retail players are now regularly using heavily-discounted Champagne as a key lure into their wine sections. This is something that many wine lovers thought they would never see, Champagne being so image-conscious. Well, today it is the Champagne houses themselves that have re-aligned their base prices rather than retail discounting on its own.

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