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Champagne and Sparkling Wine Reviews


Wine label of Champagne Cattier Brut Blanc de Blancs Les Roses, our wine of the week
Champagne Cattier Brut Blanc de Blancs Les Roses
Designed as a tribute to the village of Chigny-les-Roses, where Maison Cattier is located, the Brut Blanc de Blancs Les Roses features luscious peach and pear flavors.

Wine label of Champagne Devaux D 2002, our wine of the week
Champagne Devaux D 2002
The house's finest offering, the D Millésimé 2002 is composed of equal parts Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. Aged seven to eight years on the lees, the wine reveals soft citrus flavors and hints of almond and toast.

Wine label of Altadonna Prosecco Superiore DOCG, our wine of the week
Altadonna Prosecco Superiore DOCG
Sourced from the prime growing region of Conegliano Valdobbiadene, Altadonna Prosecco is an extra dry sparkling wine that offers sweet lemon, apple and peach flavors with complex mineral notes and a lively mouthfeel.
Wine label of Juve y Camps 2007 Millesime Reserva, our wine of the week

Juvé y Camps 2007 Millesimé Reserva
Founded in 1921, Juvé y Camps produces some of Spain's finest Cavas. The 2007 Millesimé Reserva boasts fragrant pear, floral and toasty aromas and a full, creamy mouthfeel.

Wine label of Champagne Gosset 2000 Grand Millesime Brut, our wine of the week
Champagne Gosset 2000 Grand Millésime Brut
Made from 57 per cent Chardonnay and 43 per cent Pinot Noir, the 2000 Grand Millésime is a flexible Champagne that would go well with a wide variety of foods.

Champagne Armand De Brignac Brut Gold, one of our Top 10 Prestige Cuvees
Armand de Brignac Brut Gold
The complex and full-bodied Champagne inside this gold-plated bottle is made only from Premier Cru and Grand Cru-rated grapes and reveals lush apple and melon flavors.

Champagne Bollinger 2002 La Grande Année Rosé
Champagne Charles de Cazanove Le Rosé
Champagne Duval-Leroy Rosé de Saignée
Champagne Duval-Leroy Brut Paris Collection
Champagne Gosset Brut Excellence
Champagne Henriot 1976 Cuvée des Enchanteleurs
Champagne Krug Clos d'Ambonnay
Champagne Moutardier N.V. Carte d'Or Brut
Champagne Philipponnat 1998 Clos des Goisses Brut
Champagne Piper-Heidsieck 1999 Rare Millesime

Champagne Pommery 1998 Cuvée Louise Brut
Champagne Thienot N.V. Brut
Champagne de Venoge Cordon Bleu Brut Sélect
Champagne de Venoge 2000 Blanc de Blancs
Champagne Vilmart & Cie 1998 Cuvée Création Brut
Champagne Vranken La Demoiselle
Dom Pérignon Rosé Oenothèque 1990
Dom Pérignon 1996 Rosé
Dom Pérignon Vintage 1999: Exploring the 7 Sensualities
Gloria Ferrer 1996 Carneros Cuvée
Huia Vineyards 2002 Brut

Jansz Tasmania Premium N.V. Rosé
J Vineyards & Winery 1998 Vintage Brut Late Disgorged
Kluge SP 2002
Krug Brut Grand Cuvée
Laurent-Perrier Cuvée Rosé Brut
Martini & Rossi Prosecco
Martini & Rossi Sparkling Rosé
Mumm Grand Cru
Mumm Napa 2000 DVX
Mumm Napa Cuvée M
Mumm Napa Blanc de Noirs
Nicolas Feuillatte 1997 Palmes d'Or Brut Vintage
Oriel 365
Perrier Jouët 1999 Fleur de Champagne Blanc de Blancs
Piper-Heidsieck Cuvée Sublime
Piper-Heidsieck Rosé Sauvage
Piper-Heidsieck 1998 Vintage
Pommery POP
Robert Hunter Brut de Noirs "Extended Tirage"
Schramsberg J.Schram Rosé
Schramsberg 2001 Reserve
Segura Viudas Brut Rosé
Shady Lane Cellars 2005 Sparkling Riesling
Sjoeblom Chauvignon Crystal
Taittinger Cuvée Prestige Rosé N.V.
Taittinger Nocturne
Taittinger Prelude Grand Crus
Taittinger Prestige Rosé Brut
Veuve Clicquot Rosé
Westport Rivers 2003 Brut RJR


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


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

Champagne and Sparkling Wine Features and Reviews


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