Bubbly Tips for Your New Home
Champagne and sparkling wines have always been associated with celebrations and moments of joy. It is therefore customary for many homeowners to celebrate moving into their new home with a bottle of bubbly. Here are some suggestions to suit all budgets.
Champagne for special occasions
Krug Grande Cuvée Brut (SAQ Code: 727453)
Wine with a straw yellow tint with fine and persistent bubbles. Delicate bouquet with subtle hints of butter, coffee and hazelnut as well as notes of currants and mushrooms.
Dom Pérignon (SAQ Code: 280461)
This dry straw yellow sparkling wine features fine and persistent bubbles. Its aromatic intensity is quite powerful and opens with notes of coffee, cocoa and toasted almond. It reveals aromas of sweet spice and pear.
Champagnes and sparkling wines for celebrations
Domaine Carneros Le Rêve (SAQ code: 11604782)
Property of the great Champagne house, Taittinger, this California wine competes with the best champagnes. Elegant, rich and complex, it offers flavors of apple and hazelnut.
Domaine Ruinart Brut (SAQ code: 10326004)
Powerful nose, aromas of apple and toasted hazelnut. It also reveals notes of pink grapefruit and acacia honey.
Quality bubbly at low prices
Segura Viudas Cava Brut Reserva (SAQ Code: 158493)
A Spanish sparkling wine with a pleasing freshness. It features medium fruity and vegetal scents. A wine that is full-bodied and long on the finish.
Louis Bouillot Perle d'Aurore (SAQ code: 11232149)
This crémant rosé from Burgundy offers fine and persistent bubbles. Delicate nose with hints of strawberry, golden apple and flowers, expresses lively acidity and offering a broad texture.