5 Festive Champagne Experiences in London This Winter
We could all do with a little treat in the run up to Christmas and New Year’s Eve – and champagne is the ultimate reward. While this year’s festive season might look a little different, there are several ways to celebrate safely in London this winter with a glass of champagne in hand. These six London experiences combine all the best ingredients for a fun-filled festive period – champagne, fine dining and cosy locations. Cheers!
Boundary Hotel’s Winter Roof Terrace with Veuve Clicquot
While international travel is off the cards for many this year, you can still feel you’ve had the après-ski experience at Boundary London’s Winter Rooftop Terrace (2 December 2020 – 28 February 2021). An alpine-inspired menu includes cheese fondue, raclette and tartiflette with Veuve Clicquot cocktails and a champagne pairing menu, while the cosy Shoreditch terrace offers panoramic views across East London.
2-4 Boundary St, Hackney, London E2 7DD
Club Gascon’s Moët & Chandon Terrace
Clerkenwell’s fine dining French restaurant Club Gascon has teamed up with Moët & Chandon for a special festive menu at its terrace overlooking Smithfield Market. Throughout the day from 3 December 2020 – 31 March 2021, Le Bar will serve a choice of two champagnes by the glass – Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial and Moët & Chandon Rosé Impérial along with three signature Hennessy V.S. and Belvedere cocktails. The Gascony-inspired menu will include platters of Mons cheese and an indulgent snacking menu from Michelin-starred chef Pascal Aussignac.
57 W Smithfield, London EC1A 9DS
Ronnie Scott’s Moët & Chandon Terrace
No entertainment spot in Soho is quite so iconic as Ronnie Scott’s. One of the world’s oldest jazz clubs has hosted legendary players and newcomers in the world of jazz and jazz fusion since 1959, and now things are hotting up even more. In an exclusive partnership with Moët & Chandon that runs from 4 December 2020 – 31 March 2021, you can enjoy a glass, a bottle or a Moët & Chandon cocktail on the Moët & Chandon terrace accompanied by world-class live music.
47 Frith St, Soho, London W1D 4HT
Beast’s Ruinart Dining Pods
Located near Oxford Street, enigmatic feasting restaurant Beast has partnered with Ruinart champagne to launch its three outdoor dining pods this winter. From 4 December 2020 – February 2021, feast on a fantastic candlelit surf-and-turf menu in a private dining space, paired with Ruinart Blanc de Blancs and Ruinart Rosé champagne.
3 Chapel Pl, Marylebone, London W1G 0BG
Dinner by Heston Blumenthal with Moët & Chandon
Looking ahead, 2021 marks a special anniversary for Dinner by Heston Blumenthal at London’s Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park hotel, for 2021 will be the 10th year of a fantastic partnership with Moët & Chandon. To celebrate, Heston’s experimental restaurant will be offering a glass of Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial with every three-course set lunch booked throughout January and February.
Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, Mandarin Oriental
66 Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7LA