Saturday, 13 September 2014


Smarter Grower Champagne’s "TRADE BROCHURE AUTUMN 2014” gives insights into all eleven of its independent Champagne Growers, including: Wine Type, Style, Cru & Grape Blend details plus, tasting notes for some 75 different Grower Champagnes; categorised into 10 styles of Champagne. Download your copy from the link below:

Monday, 4 August 2014

Smarter Grower Champagne welcomes three new exclusive suppliers to its portfolio of a select number of independent Grower Champagnes

Smarter Grower Champagne welcomes three new exclusive suppliers to its portfolio of a select number of independent Grower Champagnes - a small range of ‘hand crafted’ wines that are creative and stylish and, not readily available in the supermarkets chains.

Champagne Guy Charbaut - has vineyards in Côte des Blancs, Montagne de Reims and the Vallée de la Marne; where 70% of its grapes used are Premier Cru.

Champagne Jean Diot - is a family business that has retained the values and traditions of its founder through meticulous working on its vines in the Vallée de la Marne.

Champagne Doyard-Mahé - (produces wine with passion in the Côte des Blancs where 100% of its grapes are Premier Cru and “family life” is at the heart of its Champagne.

For more information, follow the link below:

The Wine Workshop choose Smarter Grower Champagne . . .

The Wine Workshop is Dublin’s newest independent Wine Merchant, and host to The D6 Wine Club: “Dublin’s first private wine club for the not too novice palate and serious tasters!”

Following a recent tasting with Morgan Vanderkamer, Head sommelier and Wine Consultant in Ireland, The Wine Workshop placed its first order for four of Smarter’s Grower Champagnes.

Launching later this month, we wish The Wine Workshop every success!

Thursday, 3 July 2014

Great day at Imbibe Live

Great day at Imbibe Live - the innovative and interactive annual exhibition for anyone who sources, buys or serves drinks in the licensed on-trade.

Sunday, 8 June 2014

Smarter Grower Champagne is now part of Original & Distinctive Limited

Follow the link to find out why Smarter Grower Champagne is joining forces with a number of other quality original & distinctive beverages™ from the UK, including: Premium Sparkling Wine, Original Still Wine, Craft Beer and Traditional Cider & Perry:

Monday, 26 May 2014

Gerard Basset OBE - World Champion Sommelier 2010

Ken Davey, Founder & Managing Director of Smarter Grower Champagne, gets some advice from Gerard Basset OBE - Co-founder of Hotel Du Vin and World Champion Sommelier 2010; arguably one of the greatest wine professionals of his generation.

Saturday, 3 May 2014

Reign of Terroir: carving out a niche in the champagne market

"While over the past few years premium champagne sales have been squeezed in the on-trade, there has been a rise in both awareness and demand for grower champagnes," says Ken Davey, founder and managing director of Smarter Grower Champagne, who import the vineyard-created drinks into the UK.

You can read the full article at the link below: