During the summer Olympics, Americans can toast to their favorite athletes with the new red, white and blue bottle of Chandon Brut Classic sparking wine.
Chandon, a subsidiary of Moet Henessy-Loius Vuitton, is based in California. The bottles of bubbly are made in the USA and were designed in the style remiscient of the yacht culture of the Hamptons. The limited edition bottles will be sold until September 1.
Chef Pierre Troisgros has died at the age of 92. The legendary chef was one of the pioneers of nouvelle cuisine, and at his Maison Troisgros restaurant in Roanne, France, he was able to change French gastronomy.