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Celebrities and Their Bubbly

When Dom Pérignon exclaimed, "Come quickly! I am tasting stars!" upon his first taste of Champagne, who would have thought that today's stars would be tasting the grapes of his labor centuries later? Enjoyed and endorsed by silver-screen actors and musicians — and a favorite in championship-winning locker rooms — this fizzy drink has made an impact in celebrity culture. And like anything and everything in the limelight, it has been talked about, excessively. Following, according to gossip rags and tabloids, are famous celebrities dishing about the Champagnes they sip.

S(he) Said What?

Britney Spears
Louis Roederer Cristal
"Bottoms up."

Christina Aguilera
Veuve Clicquot
"What a girl wants, what a girl needs."

Donald Trump
Louis Roederer Cristal
"A little moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation."

F. Scott Fitzgerald
"Too much of anything is bad, but too much Champagne is just right."

Honoré de Balzac
"Great love affairs start with Champagne and end with tisane."

Jack Nicholson
Veuve Clicquot NV-Brut
"It's as good as it gets."

James Bond (Roger Moore)
Dom Pérignon
"Any man who drinks Dom Pérignon '52 can't be all bad."

Armand de Brignac

"Jersey Shore" Cast
"Oh yeah, Champagne yeah!"

"Let the Champagne splash"

Kim Kardashian
Armand de Brignac
"If I'm going to spend money on anything, I want that Champagne!"

Lady Gaga
Dom Perignon
"Doin' it for the fame 'cause we gotta taste for Champagne"

Lil Jon
Veuve Clicquot
"Hennessy and Crunk Juice mek dem head dizzy dizzy."

Lord Byron
"A woman should never be seen eating or drinking, unless it be lobster salad and Champagne, the only true feminine and becoming viands."

Madame de Pompadour
"Champagne is the only wine that leaves a woman beautiful after drinking it."

Louis Roederer Cristal
"I just think of you and I start to glow."

Mariah Carey
Angel Champagne
"Baby, we can get back that shine."

Jacquesson & Fils-Brut
"In victory, you deserve Champagne. In defeat, you need it."

Nicki Minaj
Ace of Spades

"Rosé (pour that), don't expect a (call back)"

Armand de Brignac Brut Gold

Pamela Anderson
Veuve Clicquot
"I have two words for you: Champagne."

Ace of Spades

Scarlett Johansson
Moët & Chandon

"I am honored to have been chosen as their ambassador and to make history with the brand, as the first celebrity face of Champagne."

Sharon Osbourne
Audoin de Dampierre - Family Reserve
"Of course!"

Sir Mick Jagger
Louis Roederer Cristal Rosé
"Let's spend the night together."

Sir Winston Churchill
Pol Roger
"Meeting Franklin Roosevelt was like opening your first bottle of Champagne; knowing him was like drinking it."

The Notorious B.I.G.
"Birthdays was the worst days, now we sip Champagne when we thirsty."
Tom Waits
"Champagne for my real friends and real pain for my sham friends."

Champagne de Venoge
"Soon, hopefully, we'll have Champagne in my name that we can celebrate with — Usher de Venoge would be nice."

Victoria Beckham
Armand de Brignac NV Brut Rosé
Ace Of Spades
"It's Posh!"

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