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5 Surprising Places Making Great Sparkling Wine

5 Surprising Places Making Great Sparkling Wine

What’s better than wine? Wine with bubbles, of course! The sparkling wine trend is booming. In 2015, Americans consumed over 21 million cases of wine, according to the Wine Institute. For winemakers, this means two things: First of all, there’s a much bigger reward in focusing on producing excellent sparkling wine, since consumers are clamoring […]

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Who Exactly Was Dom Perignon?

Who Exactly Was Dom Perignon?

If there’s any singular name that comes to mind when thinking about Champagne, it’s Dom Pérignon. The name itself has become synonymous with lavish lifestyles, luxury, and above all, delicious bubbly. So who exactly was the guy behind this elegant, modern-day effervescence? Believe it or not, he was much less lavish than his prestigious namesake bottle. In […]

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How is Rosé Champagne Made?

How is Rosé Champagne Made?

What’s more fun than a bottle of Champagne? A pink bottle of Champagne, of course. Rosé Champagne has skyrocketed in popularity over the last few decades. To be honest, we’re not entirely surprised. With its pale pink color, its delicate bubbles, and its crisp, clean flavors that coat your mouth and tingle upon your tongue into a […]

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Get To Know The Real Champagne Of Beers

Get To Know The Real Champagne Of Beers

New Year’s Eve can be tough on a beer lover, what with all the Champagne popping and all. But as everyone raises their sparkling toast to the New Year with wine, two Belgian beer brewers are offering another option that will warm the lonely cockles of your beer-loving heart: Champagne beer. Brouwerij Bosteels and Brouwerij […]

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7 Sparkling Rosés to Add Some Color to Your New Year’s Eve

7 Sparkling Rosés to Add Some Color to Your New Year’s Eve

Let’s face it: This week is all about the sparkles. Between New Year’s Eve, the weekend leading up to it, and the entire work-from-home-while-drinking-mimosas week that some of us find ourselves in, it’s pretty certain that bubbles will be prevalent more often than not. We’re looking to add a dash of color to our sipping-in-sweatpants routine […]

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