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As it has occured in other regions, the top shelf of the wine rack is suffering of less sales by volume and the weather forecast predicts at least 3 stormy years before Champagne can enjoy its usual summertime. Big International names like Moët and Chandon refuse to lower their prices to keep desire alive, but this is not the case for everyone and you can now find bottles for less than 10 euros in supermarkets, hardly reaching the cost it takes to produce.
So let’s shed a small tear, but not be too sad for those Champagne producers. It is about time we enjoy the rise of other sparkling wines, made with the same traditional process but not in the sacred 33 hectares reserved for the name. Respectable sparkling wines have been squashed under the shining Champagne reputation. Ah! the power of history over taste! The legendary fantasy around a
Have you ever heard about “Cristal” by Roederer ? A famous bottle born in 1876, created after Alexander II, tsar of
My Advices: Bubble Time!
- Unless you have to impress your important guests with incredible Champagne names at your cocktail party, dare to go for a sparkling wine,
will survive! Champagne
- Of course, you should also enjoy those times to fill in your cellar with incredible value for money bottles of
. Buy Sparkling wines and Champagne with the same price for a bottle and blind test your friends… they’ll be surprised! Champagnes