Champagnes and other sparklings are the wines that the world chooses when it is time to celebrate. There’s nothing quite like the pop of a cork and the feel of the fizz on your tongue to get a party going. But they are more versatile than you might imagine – wonderful as aperitifs and great with a range of foods, there is no need to wait for next glass of bubbly.
This wine has a fine, persistent bead that draws hints of toasty brioche, lemon, grapefruit and citrus. The palate has a creamy texture that adds balance and structure, while leading to a long and crisp finish.
Item Code: ITM4123
Straw in colour with a faint salmon hue, this elegant sparkling shows an attractive nose of fresh peach, strawberries and cream, and brioche. It has a lovely well-weighted palate of strawberry, citrus flavours and lemon acidity leading to a crisp finish. A blend of 56% Chardonnay 30% Pinot Noir 14% Pinot Meunier.
Item Code: ITM4767
The heart and soul of Chandon’s winemaking, this vintage brut presents a fine bead and elegant mousse. Hints of lemon tart and hazelnut nougat are supported by subtle toasty aromas. A zesty grapefruit and pomegranate flavours on the palate are backed by bright acidity. Creamy in texture with beautiful freshness and persistence.
Item Code: ITM5040
A fine, light and refreshing sparkling with aromas of peach, grapefruit and a hint of spice. The palate offers red fruits and a nutty complexity from lees followed by a delicate mousse on a lengthy palate.
Item Code: ITM5492
For a rich, creamy and flavoursome sparkling, you can’t go past Pelorus. Ripe citrus, crisp apple and fresh pear are underpinned by nutty yeast complexity derived from two years’ bottle maturation on lees. A fresh and mouth-filling wine with elegance, sophistication and class.
Item Code: ITM5034
Lovely flavours of freshly cut white fruit and citrus with subtle notes of strawberry that adds a richness to the palate. An elegant sparkling wine of vibrancy and freshness.
Item Code: ITM6007
“A complex style that contrasts the savoury complexity of charcuterie with the fleshiness of juicy stone fruits, the character of dried pear and the tension of
vibrant citrus.” Tyson Stelzer
Item Code: ITM2091
Dry and crisp in style with biscuity notes and zesty citrus characters. The front palate shows grapefruit, lemon and oyster shell while the fine bead exudes luxury and indulgence.
Item Code: ITM4098
Super-fine sparkling from the Chardonnay King and 2017 Gourmet Traveller WINE magazine's winemaker of the year, David Bicknell. Moreish, complex and elegant at the same time.
Item Code: ITM6589
Lemon zest and apple notes are enhanced by toasty complexity and a delicate mousse. Moët Impérial is a classic – arguably the classic.
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Lovely and delicate in style with lifted peach, acacia and vanilla aromas. A fine, persistent bead carries fresh citrus characters, honey and subtle brioche nuances, which creates complexity and total harmony.
Item Code: ITM2760
It’s a favourite every year and no wonder. At a frankly ridiculous
$69 per six-pack, the Sparkling Six is the only reason you’ll need to
celebrate. Stock up on this one and then stock up again.
Item Code: ITM6450
Bright flavours of strawberry and raspberry with a savoury roasted notes on the finish adding complexity.
Item Code: ITM6496
Floral and strawberry aromas lead onto a moreish palate. Stawberries and cream flavours create a silky texture with a persistent bead. A wine of harmony and charm.
Item Code: ITM6651
A triumph of texture and poise, the Brut Régence is the perfect balance of fruity, floral and mineral. A gorgeous Champagne for any celebration.
Item Code: ITM3072
Vintage 2008 looks set to go down as one of Champagne’s great years, and Moët & Chandon has taken full advantage of the stellar growing conditions with this lively wine. Taut, linear acidity is enveloped by succulent white fruits and citrus. Vibrant and delicious.
Item Code: ITM5029
Bold and seductive with melon and berry fruit in harmony with honey and cinnamon characters. Pair it with berry fruit desserts or soft washed rind cheeses.
Item Code: ITM3073
Generous and distinctive but retaining subtlety and freshness, this fabulous Blanc de Blancs is beautifully balanced. The epitome of elegance.
Item Code: ITM3074
Christened ‘Summertime’ by the winemakers, this is a light and delicate Champagne, ideal for drinking on warm, sunny days.
Item Code: ITM6608
Established in 1584, Gosset is the oldest wine producer in Champagne. Its flagship Grande Reserve draws you in with toasty brioche aromas before the palate reveals red apple and a chalky minerality. Creamy and gently mouth-filling, it balances structure and finesse.
Item Code: ITM5778
Cherry and fresh berries, flowers and spice – Ruinart Rosé is the friendly face of this historic producer. Vibrant and energetic, it screams celebration, even for a Champagne!
Item Code: ITM6276
Full-bodied, structured and energetic this is a serious rosé Champagne. Morello cherry and candied fruits combine with pastry characters from maturation on lees.
Item Code: ITM6501
Structured and elegant, this vintage Champagne has the power to take on fairly full-flavoured dishes. Perfect for a special dinner or celebration.
Item Code: ITM3591
For romance or impact, pink Champagne is hard to beat but too often the wine in the bottle under delivers. This one tastes as spectacular as it looks.
Item Code: ITM5990
A bold and ripe expression of this legendary wine. Floral and tropical
fruit characters on the nose mingle with gunpowder and toast. The palate
is intense and vivacious, unfurling with creaminess, complexity and tremendous length. The Dom in exquisite form.
Item Code: ITM5030