Value Holiday Sparklers
With the arrival of stress and guests due to the quickly coming back to back holidays, what better time for some delicious but affordable sparklers. I’ve picked some awesome bubbles that will work for your holiday meals or just a great sipper anytime. Also, they’re easy to find at the local stores in the desert and some stores have a discount if you buy multiples. So please check them out and enjoy.
La Burgondie Cremant du Bourgogne Rose
Brut - $11.99 Trader Joes. Pleasant, light, tart red berry and crisp citrus notes.
Gruet Brut - $16.99 Total Wines. Full bodied and refined with flavors of green apple and citrus. Received 90 pts from Wine Spectator.
Louis Bouillot Perle de Vigne Brut - $19.99 Total Wines. Clean and simple medium bodied, with flavors of apple and pear. Received 90 pts from Wine and Spirits.
Yes Way Rose’ Bubbles - $14.99 Target/Walmart. Light, bright with great acidity, flavors of stone fruit and citrus.
McBride Sisters Brut Rose - $14 Ralphs. Light and crisp with flavors of tangerine, strawberries and tart cranberry.
Le Grand Courtage Blanc de Blancs - $19 Ralphs. Delicate, dry, nice acidity with flavors of Meyer lemon, honeydew and floral notes.