Richard Branson's Adults-Only Cruise Line Will Have On-Demand Champagne with the Shake of a Phone
Richard Branson's Adults-Only Cruise Champagne DeliveryOn Wednesday, Virgin Voyages announced its “exclusive, on-demand champagne delivery service,” aptly titled “Shake for Champagne,” that will allow travelers on board their Scarlet Lady ship to summon a glass by simply opening the Virgin Voyages Sailor App and giving their phone a little shake.
As if you needed any more proof, Drake truly is living his bestbottle life: He just debuted his very own $550 bottle.
The Toronto rapper, whose Instagram handle is(natch), recently announced that he will close 2019 with the addition of two 2008 vintage Champagnes to his line.
The Mod Sélection Rosé Vintage 2008—a blend of Pinot Noir, Meunier, and Chardonnay—is the one with the steepest price tag of $550. The rosé in this champagne is made using the saignée method, which is the French term for "." In this context, saignée refers to the process of by removing—also known as bleeding—some of the juice from the tank.
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According to the appropriately named European drinks trade publication, the wine has a deep salmon-colored hue with "concentrated and complex fresh red fruit on the palate." Notes of ginger, honey, and sweet spice can also be detected.
The other champagne bottle to hit the market just before the year comes to an end is the Mod Sélection Réserve Vintage 2008, which goes for a slightly less expensive $480. It's also a mix of Pinot Noir, Meunier, and Chardonnay.
These will be the third and fourth additions to Drake's Mod Sélection Champagne line. The other two—Mod Réserve Champagne ($300) and a Mod Rosé Champagne ($400)—launched earlier this year, shortly after Drake announced he would team up with Brent Hocking, the founder of, to create the luxury Champagne brand. Started from the bottom, now we here, indeed.
A Moët & Chandon Champagne Vending Machine Has Arrived in New York
Now you can order your bubbly at the press of a button.This genius invention is the only one of its kind in New York. Filled with Moët & Chandon bottles of bubbly, the vending machine is located next to the new jazz age-inspired bar The Stayton Room, which is located at the Lexington Hotel, Autograph Collection in midtown Manhattan.
So, are you down to try it? After all, you only live once. That's the motto. (Sorry, we couldn't resist.) And if you're looking for something at a bit more attainable of a price point, check out.
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How to Open a Bottle of Champagne .
Now that Christmas and New Year's Eve are nigh, it's high time to learn how to open a bottle of Champagne the right way. It seems pretty straightforward. You just pop the cork—and hope it doesn't hit someone in the eye. In fact, there is a better way to open your Champagne or sparkling wine, that not only protects the people and property around you, but preserves the effervescence of your bubbly.