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The Top 5 Champagnes for Summer Celebrations
July 17, 2017, 1:32 p.m.
Veuve Clicquot Rose - $70
You can never disappoint with a bottle of Veuve Clicquote. As a fan favorite among more prestigious parties, this is arguably one of the most recognizable names in the world of premium champagne. What makes this especially unique is the fact that it is a Rose. In turn, your taste buds will be delighted with every fruit and full-bodied sip. With a copper hue to match, it is time to take out your best champagne flutes.
Mumm Napa Cuvee - $20
If you desire a simple champagne style wine for those chit-chat type of celebrations, this is the champagne for you. Accompanied with cheese boards, dessert, or small brunch style meals, Mumm Napa Cuvee will delight every guest of yours. This Napa Valley born and raised champagne boasts orange blossom, lemon and pear. The kicker is its creamy texture, making this pinot noir and chardonnay bubbly blend a wine-champagne lovers delight.
Bereche Brut Reserve Champagne NV - $42
This delightful champagne has been named one of the best within its price range, according to Sommelier Dustin Wilson’s top picks. This Bereche Brut Reserve Champagne is the perfect subtle champagne that will make a big splash at any special occasion. Accompany it with fish or sushi and you have a champagne that will spruce the night away.
2011 Iron Horse Estate National Geographic Ocean Reserve Blanc de Blancs Sparkling Wine - $50
How could you go wrong buying a champagne that also donates part of their profits from each bottle to marine conservation? The mission of Iron Horse Estate is to donate $4 to the National Geographic’s Ocean Initiative in support of marine conservation. The talk of the night will be how you champagne enthusiasts are saving the ocean as well as how taste the orange blossom and toasted hazelnut finish springs on your taste buds.
2006 Schramsberg J Schram Sparkling Wine
This is one of the pinnacle champagnes in the market close to $100. When it comes to champagnes that are perfect for engagements, baby showers, and big news, this is one delicious bottle of bubbly. How can you go wrong with rich and creamy blends of panna cotta, toasted nuts, and lemon? With that said, this bottle of champagne has been called “dessert in liquid form.” One of America’s top sparkling wine producers, Schramsberg delivers a champagne that is perfect for any occasion.
When it comes to summer champagnes, what truly makes the moments special is the people you are with and the enjoyment you are feeling. However, each bottle of bubbly we have shared with you will only enhance and add to that enjoyment through every sip, gulp, and zest. Drink responsibly!
-From the NYC Rooftop Bar Crawl Team!