Popular Champagne Brands

Champagne is an actual place located in the cold region of France. Although sparkling wines are made all over the world, it’s said that if doesn’t come from this area northeast of Paris, it’s not considered champagne. Producing champagne is known to be a labor intense process.

New Years Eve is a traditional celebratory time of popping champagne bottles at the stroke of midnight. Champagne became the choice of drink and has been perceived as the wine of happiness. People gather all over the world to bring in the New Year. Not to mention the liquor store’s favorite time of the year where they go to pick out the champagne of choice. Choosing the right champagne depends on your taste and budget. Having informative facts about what to choose is helpful. Upon doing my research, I have listed 15 popular champagne brands by price order.

1. Fleur De Miravel, Rose- $295

2. Dom Perignon- $240

3. Pierre Peters, Cuvee Reserve Blanc De Blancs NV Magnum- $175

4. Tsarine Cuvee Adriana Brut- $100

5. Krug, Grande Cuvee Half Bottle- $95

6. Ruinart Blanc De Blancs NV- $85

7. Bollinger Special Cuvee Brut Ay- $70

8. Moet & Chardon Rose Imperial- $69

9. Veuve Clicquot Brut NV- $55

10. Taittinger Brut La Francaise NV- $47

11. Laurent Perrier Harmony Demi Sec- $45

12. Laherte Freres “Ultradition” NV Half Bottle- $35

13. Nicolas Feuillatte Brut Blue Label- $27

14. Freixenet Cava- $22

15. Martini & Rossi Asti Spumanti- $14

Along with drinking comes responsibilities. Let’s not forget that champagne is an alcohol and safety precautions should be followed.

10 Safety Tips

1. Do not drink and drive.

2. Make sure to have plans to be driven to and from your destination.

3. If your hosting a gathering, make sure your guests have a sober ride home (designated driver).

4. If a person is drunk, don’t let them get behind the wheel.

5. Call a cab or uber.

6. Use public transportation.

7. Don’t drink on an empty stomach.

8. Wait 2-3 hours to sober up.

9. Stop drinking 90 minutes before you plan to leave.

10. Pace yourself and know your tolerance.

HAVE A HAPPY & SAFE NEW YEAR!

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