The Shout Magazine (New Zealand)

For book lovers: The Ultimate Guide To Champagne

rsz_champageOne of North America’s leading experts on Champagne, Liz Palmer, has released her first book – The Ultimate Guide to Champagne – which has been labelled the Champagne Bible for ALL wine lovers.

This essential guide to the Champagne region in France explores its culture and history and includes more than 200 photos, maps, detailed charts and anecdotes.

Readers can learn how to explore the region, how to cook with Champagne (with recipes from Champagne families), how to taste and identify flavours, how to shop, store and serve Champagne and even the health benefits of the variety.

Dr. Charlotte van Zummeren WA, International Wine Judge, says of the book: “The book has topics on sustainability, economics, wine tourism, harvest, women in champagne, etiquette and style – whatever you are looking for, you will find it.”

The Ultimate Guide To Champagne by Liz Palmer is available for Kiwis to buy at