Tag Archive 'Sparkling Wine'

Apr 07 2009

Champagne Vs. the World

By Brett Ashley McKenzie Everyone knows someone who refuses to drink any sparkling wine other than authentic Champagne. They wrinkle their nose at the suggestion of Prosecco, raise an eyebrow at the mention of Cava, and wouldn’t be caught dead with a sparkling Californian Chard in their Mimosa. You’ve always wondered, “If I slid him […]

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Dec 29 2008

Champagne and Sparkling Wine Suggestions

Published by under Savvy Sip Tips

Have you picked out your bottle yet? Whether your budget is for one magnificent bottle of 2002 Louis Roederer Cristal or 2000 Moet Chandon Dom Perignon , or a case of a house sparkler like Roederer Estate Brut Anderson Valley CA or a NV Jean Vesselle Brut Reserve! We here at Just Grapes have a […]

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Nov 13 2008

Chef’s memories captured in Champagne bubbles

Wine is so much more than a drink. Much as we enjoy it every day, it’s even more a part of our special occasions. Few toasts are made with diet soda. Wine, in all its forms, carries associations of time, of place, of significant people and events. Melissa Graham has a lifetime of memories encapsulated […]

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Aug 29 2008

2003 Marques Gelida, Cava, Penedes, Spain

Robert Houde of Garnacha Imports reviews the 2003 Marques Gelida, Cava, Penendes, Spain during a Wines of Spain Seminar at Just Grapes in Chicago.

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