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Sparkling Wine Features and Reviews

Top 10 Prestige Cuvées, the finest bubbly money can buy

While Champagne and other sparkling wines are commonly uncorked at celebrations, a glass of bubbly can fit any occasion. Liven up your palate by looking through our selections of some of the best sparkling wines.

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Find great offerings from top producers on GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Mid-Range Champagnes

Champagne Billecart-Salmon
Brut Blanc de Blancs

First a a golden color meets the eye, and then the rest of your senses join in on the fun. The nose is seduced with notes of dry fruits and the palate is awakened by layered flavors of buttered brioche.

Rating: 15.5/20
Price:
$80

FEATURED LIST: GOOD VALUE

Find great offerings from top producers on GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Value Champagnes
THE BEST BUBBLY FOR YOUR BUDGET
Top 10 Value Champagnes

Find great wines at a good price on GAYOT's list of the Top 10 Value Champagnes. Available for $60 or less, these elegant sparklers are ideal for special dinners and holiday parties.

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TOP CHAMPAGNES & SPARKLERS

GAYOT's Top 10 Champagne and sparkling wine lists are full of options at a variety of price points (photo via Flickr user Mathijs Delva)

GAYOT's Top 10 Champagne and sparkling wine lists cover a myriad of styles and types at a variety of price points to make sure everyone can find the perfect bottle of bubbly.

Top 10 Prestige Cuvées

Top 10 Rosé Champagnes

Top 10 Mid-Range Champagnes

Top 10 Value Champagnes

Top 10 Budget Champagnes

Top 10 Cheap Champagnes

Top 10 Sweet Sparkling

Top 10 Sparkling Wines

Top 10 American Sparkling

Top Champagnes

Top Sparklers

Top Demi-Sec Champagnes


MORE ABOUT CHAMPAGNES & SPARKLING WINES

GAYOT's Champagne and sparkling wine guides will keep you in the know about all things sparkling (photo via Flickr user stvan4245)

Whether you've just had your first alluring sip of Champagne or are a seasoned aficionado, GAYOT's Champagne and sparkling wine guides provide something for everyone.

The Origin of Champagne

Champagne 101: The Basics

How Sparkling Wine is Made

Guide to Prestige Cuvées

Celebs' Fave Champagnes

Champagne Books

Wine Tastings & Events

Food & Wine Pairing

72 Hours in Reims, France

Articles on Bubbly


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