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Holiday Sparklers

November 5, 2021

The Wine Buzz highlighted Champagne Ayala Brut Majeur and Rosé Majeur in a roundup about the best sparkling wines to enjoy this holiday season. The Brut Majeur is described as […]

Celebrate New Year’s Early with These New Releases From Champagne

October 27, 2021

Forbes highlighted top non-vintage Champagne offerings to enjoy this season, including Champagne Ayala Brut Majeur and Rosé Majeur, as well as Champagne Bollinger Special Cuvée and Rosé. A few highlights […]

Adjusting to the New Normal: with Ayala’s Caroline Latrive

August 18, 2021

The trade publication, The Buyer, published a dedicated feature on Champagne Ayala. The story includes conversation highlights between writer Peter Dean and Chef de Cave Caroline Latrive, focused on how […]

25 Rosé Wines (and Champagnes!) We’ll Be Drinking on Repeat This Summer

July 9, 2021

Parade included Champagne Bollinger Rosé NV, Champagne Ayala Rosé Majeur and Minuty Prestige 2020 in a round up of the best rosés to drink this summer. Writer Kelli Acciardo said, […]

Why These Champagnes from Bollinger and Ayala are Perfect for Summer Celebrations

June 28, 2021

Upscale Living touted Champagne Ayala and Champagne Bollinger’s flagship non-vintage wines as perfect options to toast with during summer celebrations. The piece offers background on both maisons before offering tasting […]

15 Interesting Wine-Related Discoveries For June 2021

June 28, 2021

The Hype Magazine included several VINTUS wines in a recent article dedicated to new wine releases and industry developments, including Guigal Côtes du Rhône Blanc 2019, M de Minuty 2020, […]

Instead of Roses, Try Sparkling Rosé

February 16, 2021

Bigger Than Your Head selected Champagne Ayala Rosé Majeur as a wine to pour on Valentine’s Day (and prioritize over traditional red roses!). The recommendation offers historical background on the […]

Sparkling Rosé for Valentine’s Day

February 12, 2021

Forbes contributor Tom Hyland recommended Iron Horse Vineyard Wedding Cuvée 2016, Champagne Ayala Rosé Majeur and Champagne Bollinger Rosé NV in a roundup of the best sparkling wines to enjoy […]

Valentine’s Day Champagne – You can drink well on a budget

February 3, 2021

Amy Reiley’s Eat Something Sexy featured Champagne Ayala Brut Majeur and Rosé Majeur, as well as Champagne Bollinger Special Cuvée in a roundup of top non-vintage champagnes to pop open […]

Treasure Under The Radar – Champagne Ayala

January 29, 2021

Andrew Chalk of The Chalk Report wrote about his re-introduction to Champagne Ayala and Brut Majeur NV. Chalk notes that while Ayala is “owned by James Bond’s favorite Champagne house, […]

Sparkling Wine – and the best bubbly for the 2020 holidays

January 15, 2021

Vindulge published a roundup of writer Mary Cressler’s favorite sparkling wines and champagnes tasted in 2020, including Champagne Ayala Brut Majeur and Rosé Majeur. The robust piece provides readers with […]

The 10 Best Rosé Champagnes to Drink in 2021

January 15, 2021

The Spruce Eats’ contributor Celine Bossart shared a list of her favorite rosé champagnes for different occasions, including Champagne Ayala Rosé Majeur as the best option to pair with a […]

Second Half 2020 Sample Roundup

January 12, 2021

Dallas Wine Chick highlighted the Champagne Ayala range within a story dedicated to standout wines tasted during the second half of 2020. Writer Melanie Ofenloch sets the stage by noting […]

Caroline Latrive and Champagne Ayala

January 8, 2021

The Napa Valley Register’s latest wine column offers an in depth feature story on Champagne Ayala and Cellar Master Caroline Latrive. The story opens by sharing the legacies of other […]

Stay Safe, Sip Well: Sparkling Wines for Trying Times

January 5, 2021

Wanda Mann of Wine with Wanda recounted how she’s adapted life as a wine journalist this past year and how she’s grown to appreciate tasting wines quietly and at her […]

The Dozen – A Cascade of Bubbles

December 14, 2020

iSante recommends three cuvées from Champagne Ayala to consider this holiday season, while urging readers to sip from a white wine glass because it will “better display all of the […]

Champagne Corks Fly After Elections

December 1, 2020

Tom Marquardt and Patrick Darr’s latest syndicated wine column, which first appeared in The South Florida Reporter, emphasized the spike in Champagne sales following the Presidential election results. Further, they’ve […]

Champagne Ayala…Bridging the gap between grower Champagne and Grande Marque

November 12, 2020

Palm Beach Illustrated provided a great snapshot of Champagne Ayala‘s rich history and that the House is known for its freshness, elegance and craftsmanship. The feature continues by spotlighting three […]

Champagne Ayala Hitting its Stride…Again

November 10, 2020

Wine Review Online contributor Rebecca Murphy wrote a really great piece highlighting the history of Champagne Ayala and its current resurgence, under the dynamic leadership of General Manager Hadrien Mouflard […]

Ayala Rosé Majeur with Caroline Latrive

July 21, 2020

Champagne Ayala cellar-master Caroline Latrive gives a behind the scene look into the detailed process of making the house’s gorgeous Rosé Majeur.