Champagne and Sparkling Wines

Champagne and sparkling wines

Champagne and Sparkling Wines

Description:
Champagne and Sparkling wines are wines that contain carbon dioxide bubbles. The bubbles are a by-product of fermentation that winemakers decide to trap in the wine. The most famous Sparkling Wine is Champagne which only comes from France. Champagnes and Sparkling Wines are usually classified by sweetness. Brut are drier and doux are sweeter in nature.

Champagne and Sparkling Wine Profile
Fruit- Citrus, Yellow Apple
Other- Cream, Almond, Toast
Serving Temperature- 38-45 F
Decant- none
Age- 10+ years

Champagne and Sparkling Wine Reviews:
Top Picks:

Beau Joie Rose Champagne
G.H. Mumm Cordon Rouge Brut Champagne
Gruet Brut Rosé Sparkling Wine
Paul Goerg Blanc De Blancs Champagne
Perrier Jouet Champagne Brut
Presto Sparkling Rosé

American Sparkling Wines
Gruet Brut Rosé Sparkling Wine
Roederer Estate L’Ermitage 2002
Wilson Creek Almond Sparkling Wine

French Champagnes
Beau Joie Rose Champagne
G.H. Mumm Cordon Rouge Brut Champagne
Paul Goerg Blanc De Blancs Champagne
Perrier Jouet Champagne Brut
Veuve Cliquot Ponsardin Brut Rose Champagne

Italian Sparkling Wine
Presto Sparkling Rosé

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