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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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What You Should Be Drinking This New Year’s Eve Weekend

What You Should Be Drinking This New Year’s Eve Weekend

There’s no doubt about it: December is the month for bubbles. Between Christmas, Hanukkah, and all of our other holiday festivities, sparkles become essential during this time of year. Despite the holidays nearing their end, we’re coming up on the biggest, bubbliest weekend of them all, New Year’s Eve! We’d normally suggest that you simply drink Champagne this […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Prosecco DOCG [Infographic]

Everything You Need To Know About Prosecco DOCG [Infographic]

If you think all Proseccos are created equal, think again. While all wine labeled Prosecco comes from northern Italy, one region in particular — Conegliano Valdobbiadene — produces the most elegant expressions. Because of its high quality, the region boasts Italy’s most prestigious status, Prosecco Superiore DOCG. Conegliano Valdobbiadene is Prosecco’s birthplace. Vines have been present in the […]

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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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Review: Moet & Chandon Grand Vintage Rosé 2008

Review: Moet & Chandon Grand Vintage Rosé 2008

Sometimes, you just have to treat yourself. Purchasing a bottle of Moet Grand Vintage Rosé 2008 is a surefire way to do just that. The name alone absolutely purrs with luxury, instantly transporting us to a rooftop party beneath the stars, where tiny and intricate hors d’oeuvres are served and members of the aristocracy plan to misbehave. Moet is the […]

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