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CHAMPAGNE IN F

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topdog

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Am travelling in f through to London next month and was wondering what brand they are using now, in the good old days it used to be Krug but i have not seen it for a number of years, also any comments about the general wine selection.
 
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2 years ago on BA it was Krug.
And very nice it was. :D
 

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The brand of champagne depends on the airline you are flying, and through to London there are a lot of options.

Qantas have been serving Dom Perignon 1996 for a while now. Cathay still have the Krug.
 

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hvb said:
2 years ago on BA it was Krug.
And very nice it was. :D
BA has not had Krug for a while now, reports indicate they now carry Pommery.
 

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Business Traveller reported this in Nov 2004, of course thats hardly current!

Best Champagne/Sparkling

1. (Joint) Korean Air/KLM/JAL/Icelandair

Piper-Heidsieck Brut NV Champagne, France

2. (Joint) British Airways / Qantas

Charles Heidsieck Brut Réserve Mis-en-Cave 2000 Champagne, France

3. (Joint)
Singapore Airlines
Piper-Heidsieck ‘Rare' Cuvée Réservé NV Champagne, France
Finnair

Champagne Pol Roger Extra Cuvée de Réserve Brut 1996
Champagne, France
 

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Kiwi Flyer said:
That list looks like business class to me.
Yep, those are business class champers, not what is/was offered to those who turn left.
 

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NM said:
Kiwi Flyer said:
That list looks like business class to me.
Yep, those are business class champers, not what is/was offered to those who turn left.
Mea Culpa - my fingers are working faster than my brain, you are right, here is the correct list:

Best Champagne/Sparkling

1. Malaysia Airlines

Billecart-Salmon Grand Cru Blanc de Blancs 1997 Champagne

2. (Joint)
Qantas

Dom Pérignon 1995 Champagne
JAL

Pol Roger Sir Winston Churchill 1995 Champagne

3. Lan Chile
Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 1995 Champagne
 
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