The Gentleman Magazine Issue 3 | June/July - Page 88

CHAMPAGNE LANSON – THE PERFECT CHOICE History, tradition and timeless elegance are all the hallmarks of The Cavalry and Guards Club and Champagne Lanson, which makes them the perfect bedfellows – and why one of London’s most exclusive private members clubs has decided to add SIX of Lanson’s Champagnes on to its wine list. Champagne Lanson’s Père et Fils, Noble Cuvée Blanc de Blancs 2002, Lanson’s Gold Label 1998 (Magnum), Gold Label 2005; Lanson’s Rose Label (the UK’s No.1 NV Brut rosé); and Lanson’s Ivory Label can all be enjoyed at the prestigious Club for the first time. The Cavalry Club was founded in 1890 and The Guards Club in 1810 before the two Clubs merged to become The Cavalry and Guards Club, in 1976. As well as commissioned officers and ex-officers of Guards, Cavalry and Yeomanry regiments, its membership includes senior Royals and military figures. This gracious building is situated at the Hyde Park Corner end of Piccadilly, in the heart of Mayfair, with wonderful views of Green Park. The Cavalry and Guards Club has maintained its traditional image while an extensive programme of refurbishment in recent years has created a gracious and relaxed ambiance. With seven elegant and beautifully proportioned private function rooms, The Cavalry and Guards Club is able to cater 88 | The Gentleman Magazine