Champagne s'il vous plait! If you are drinking champagne on the New Year's Eve, you are doing it wrong - that is an excellent statement to describe Modernist's philosophy of this exquisite bubbly drink. There is no time wrong to open a bottle of champagne. It is an anytime drink! With opening the very first boutique champagne SHOP in Riga this May and offering widest range of champagnes to drink in Modernist's design BAR or just grab a bottle as TAKE-AWAY, one is definitely on it's way to become addicted to the drink. But every man knows that a chilled champagne is a gentleman's best accessory, and there is no lady who would refuse a sip of champagne. FOR RESERVATIONS: champagnebar@modernists.lv
Martins Pilens is known as one of the first to bring grower champagne to Latvia, and it is not a coincidence, as he started in early 2008 by designing wine bar and restaurant interiors. Once discovered champagne and kept focus on it, which resulted in award as Chevalier of the Ordre des Coteaux de Champagne becoming an ambassador of the drink. MrPilens also holds various titles, most important of them being WSET Diploma in wines and spirits issued by Weinakademie Oesterreich, Fine and Rare Wine specialist issued by palais Coburg. Currently keeping a sharp focus on boutique champagne terroirs and personalities behind them. Also being a jury member in all Riga Wine & Chamapgne festivals.