In Champagne, Single Vineyards offer rare pleasures...Lap of Luxury 2

Even though in essence Champagne is made of a combination of different grapes, parcels and vintages, some Champagne makers big and small decided in recent years to offer Single Vineyard and Vintages to the world. I just read an excellent piece on the topic called 'Clos Encounters' not by Spielberg but by John Stimfig.Krug_clos_du

for example offers its Clos du Mesnil. The 1995 Vintage is said to set you back by $750.00 to $1000.00 a bottle (if you can find it).

These rare things come also from smaller producers as illustrated by Clos des Goisses by Champagne Philipponnat.

Earlier, In the Lap of Luxury 1 covered Shopping by Private Jet.

Previous Post

Jet Girl, Shopping by Private Jet, In the Lap of Luxury

Nov 20
Chartering a private jet to go shopping for the day or the week-end in Miami, Milan or New York is now an option as I discovered in 'Great Shop Lift!' in the How to Spend It Magazine yesterday. Some people make it worth their while and money by combining work and play. The good part in that case is that it can also be treated as a business expense. In the article, Judith Moreton of...
Next Post

Handmade Bikes made in Copenhagen...Wallpaper and Paul Smith

Nov 20
I am not a bike fanatic but do enjoy a ride around town every so often. Reading an excerpt of The Wallpaper Guide to Copenhagen, I was intrigued enough by a piece on local store and bicycle maker My Bikes to dig for more information. My Bikes (actually the Danish name is Cykelmageren) is the child of Rasmus Gjesing who is creator and craftsman as much as bike maker (since 1995). He converted his childhood...