Piper-Heidsieck, the revered French Champagne house returns as the sole Champagne to be served during the 91th Oscars award season. This marks the fifth year of partnership between Piper Heidsieck and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Like previous years, the Piper Heidsieck limited edition magnum is custom made for the Oscars and features the House’s signature Cuveé Brut and will be poured exclusively at the awards ceremony and Governors Ball, the Academy’s official Oscars after party.
The house has long supported cinema with boldness and grandeur, dating back to 1933, when a bottle of Piper-Heidsieck appeared in SONS OF THE DESERT, the debut film of Laurel and Hardy. In 1964, Piper-Heidsieck celebrated Rex Harrison’s Oscar for his role in MY FAIR LADY with a tailor-made 48-liter bottle that was literally as tall as the 5-foot-10 actor. Piper-Heidsieck continues to support the enrichment and preservation of film heritage through the French Cinémathèque and has been the official champagne of the International Cannes Film Festival for more than two decades.
Piper-Heidsieck was created in 1785 by Florens-Louis Heidsieck who aimed to create a wine worthy of a Queen, Piper-Heidsieck is one of France’s oldest Champagne houses. With a grand history, Piper-Heidsieck has been synonymous with excellence, boldness, and grandeur for over 230 years. One of the world’s most awarded Champagnes, Piper-Heidsieck
So more about the Champagne; the wine is festive, seductive, celebratory and romantic. Sparkling gold in color with fine bubbles, there are notes of almond, hazelnut, apple and citrus. It is lively and fresh on the palate with depth and elegance through to the finish.
So get yourself red carpet ready and grab this glamorous red labeled bottle for an exceptional Oscars’ night. Then pop the cork, sit back and enjoy the show.