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Champagne Gosset Extra Brut

Champagne Gosset Extra Brut

Regular price $117.95
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Bonnaire Grand Cru Blanc De Blanc NV

Bonnaire Grand Cru Blanc De Blanc NV

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Champagne Gosset Grande Reserve NV

Champagne Gosset Grande Reserve NV

Regular price $140.95
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Philipponnat Cuvee 1522 2015 - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Philipponnat Cuvee 1522 2015

Regular price $275.95
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Gosset 'Grand Millesime' Brut 2015

Gosset 'Grand Millesime' Brut 2015

Regular price $191.95
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Bonnaire Tradition NV

Bonnaire Tradition NV

Regular price $103.95
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Gosset Blanc de Noirs NV Champagne - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Gosset Blanc de Noirs NV Champagne

Regular price $180.95
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Phillipponnat Rose 375 ml - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Phillipponnat Rose 375 ml

Regular price $85.95
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Gosset Grand Blanc de Blancs NV 750ml - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Gosset Grand Blanc de Blancs NV 750ml

Regular price $191.95
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Gosset Champagne NV Grand Rose MAGNUM - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Gosset Champagne NV Grand Rose MAGNUM

Regular price $394.95
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Champagne Gosset Grande Reserve NV 1.5L - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Champagne Gosset Grande Reserve NV 1.5L

Regular price $318.95
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Gosset Champagne NV Grand Rose 750 - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Gosset Champagne NV Grand Rose 750

Regular price $161.95
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nv Gosset Grande Res 375 - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

nv Gosset Grande Res 375

Regular price $98.95
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Paul Bara Grand Rose de Bouzy NV - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Paul Bara Grand Rose de Bouzy NV

Regular price $130.95
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Paul Bara Brut Reserve NV - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Paul Bara Brut Reserve NV

Regular price $121.95
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Philipponnat Royale Reserve Rose Brut Champagne - Wine France Champagne - Liquor Wine Cave

Philipponnat Royale Reserve Rose Brut Champagne

Regular price $171.95
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Champagne

Champagne is a sparkling wine produced in France's Champagne region. It is made using a specific method known as the "méthode champenoise," which involves a secondary fermentation process in the bottle. This process gives champagne its signature bubbles and makes it one of the world's most popular types of sparkling wine.

The history of champagne dates back to the 17th century when wine producers in the Champagne region first started experimenting with the méthode champenoise. At that time, champagne was a relatively unknown and unpopular drink, but it quickly gained popularity among the French nobility and soon became the drink of choice for royalty and the wealthy. Over the years, champagne has become a symbol of luxury and celebration, and it is now enjoyed by people worldwide.

The French government regulates the production of champagne, ensuring that the drink is made to strict standards. To be considered champagne, the wine must be made from a specific combination of grape varieties and produced in France's Champagne region. The grapes used to create champagne must also undergo a particular fermentation process in the bottle, giving the wine its signature bubbles and unique flavour.

There are several different types of champagne, each with its unique flavour profile. Non-vintage champagne consists of grapes harvested in different years, while vintage champagne is harvested in a single year. Rosé champagne is produced using a combination of red and white grapes, giving it a pink hue and a fruity flavour.

Champagne is typically enjoyed as an aperitif or as a celebratory drink, and it is often served on special occasions such as weddings, birthdays, and New Year's Eve. It is also commonly used many cocktails, including the classic Champagne Cocktail, which adds sugar, bitters, and a lemon twist to champagne.

When tasting champagne, it is essential to pay attention to the wine's appearance, aroma, and flavour. The wine should be a pale yellow, and the bubbles should be tiny and persistent. The smell should be fruity, with green apples, pears, and citrus notes. Champagne should have a crisp acidity and a balanced sweetness on the palate.

In conclusion, champagne is a sparkling wine known for its luxurious reputation and unique flavour profile. Whether enjoyed on its own, or in a cocktail, champagne is a drink that adds a touch of elegance and celebration to any occasion. There is champagne for everyone, with various types available, from non-vintage to vintage, rosé to brut.