Champagne and Sparkling Wine for New Year’s

Champagne and Sparkling Wine for New Year’s

Are you gearing up to ring in 2015 with a glass of bubbly? All that sparkles is not Champagne and there are great option for every price point. Let Laurie give you the secrets to selecting the right sparkler for your party.

LTL NYE 2014

What is the difference between sparkling wine and Champagne? Laurie will share with us what it takes to be considered an official Champagne along with one of her favorites for NYE.

Looking to find more affordable options for a larger gathering or for everyday enjoyment? Laurie will introduce us to a Spanish Cava as well as a French sparkler that are both under $20 a bottle.Proper Glassware for the New Year’s toast is a must…find out how the shape and design of the glass can effect the taste and bubbles of your sparkler.

Champagne Cocktails Anyone? Find out an easy way to make a delicious Aperol Spritz sparkling cocktail for New Years and beyond!

Thinking of raising a glass? Laurie will give some tips from her book, The Sipping Point: A Crash Course in Wine, on making the perfect toast that will impress your guests and ring in 2015 with applause.

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