Champagne tasting of prestige cuvées

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Sample 25 outstanding Champagnes, including 2004 Louis Roederer Cristal, 2002 Bollinger La Grande Année, and 2002 Moët & Chandon Grand Vintage, at a charity tasting event on 10 May.

Other tasting highlights include: Krug Grande Cuvée; 1999 Pol Roger Cuvée Sir Winston Churchill; 1998 Veuve Cliquot La Grande Dame; Mumm Rosé; 2002 Laurent-Perrier; and Lanson Rosé Label Brut.

The event, which takes place at two sittings (lunchtime 11.30am-2.30pm; evening 5.30-7.30pm), will give guests the opportunity to hear representatives of the Champagne houses talk about their vintages.

The Champagnes have been donated by the Grandes Marques Champagne houses holding the Royal Warrant. All money raised will go to QEST (The Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust).

Tickets cost £85 each, including canapés, a tasting of the 25 Champagnes, a flute of non-vintage Champagne before departure, and entry to a prize draw. Book online or call 020 7798 1531.