|Krug Vintage Champagne|
Expect to pay $450 for this
Australians have an unquenchable thirst for premium Champagne. Whether it be Pol Roger Cuvée Winston Churchill, Perrier-Jouet Belle Epoque Brut, Krug Clos du Mesnil, Dom Perignon or tiny-volume boutique bubbly from an exclusive grower's own label we can't get enough of the world's most prestigious sparkling wine.
Australians are now the sixth-biggest consumers of Champagne in the world. Winsor Dobbin examines why.