31 Jul '12, 11pm
My love for Champagnes, plus a few suggestions
My love for Champagnes, plus a few suggestions Posted on August 1, 2012 by Aun My wife S and I, like so many in our generation, are passionate about wine. That doesn’t make us experts. In fact, I’d say we’re pretty far from being considered experts. But we’ve tasted enough to both know what we like as well as to appreciate something really special. Unfortunately, the kind of wine we both enjoy the most, and drink the most of, is Champagne… I say “unfortunately” because Champagne is far from cheap. Sometimes it feels like we’re constantly stocking up and running out of bubbly, while our other white and red wine supplies stay pretty much constant. I can’t really remember when I tasted my first glass of Champagne. But I can clearly remember my Champagne epiphany — that one meal during which Champagne became so much than just something to be cracked open for a celebration or t...