Category: champagne

Enjoy Champagne During The Summer With These Food Pairing Suggestions

Champagne and pate (Image by PublicDomainImages from Pixabay)

Sparkling wine is very versatile to pair with many foods.  But some people may not think that applies to Champagne.  But it does.  Champagne comes in many different styles giving you many opportunities to try a bottle with something that…

This Earth Day, Discover the Sustainability of Champagne!

Champagne bottle weight reduction (Image courtesy Comite Champagne)

Do you know how wine producers in Champagne, France are working to combat climate change and be more sustainable? See below for some key highlights and initiatives from the region: Champagne was the first wine-growing region in the world to…

Book Review: FIZZ! Champagne and Sparkling Wines of the World by Anthony Rose

FIZZ! Champagne and Sparkling Wines of the World

Anthony Rose writes a weekly column on wine for The Independent and teaches wine in schools for the Leiths School of Food & Wine, along with writing for Decanter magazine and much more.  The goal in his book, FIZZ! Champagne…

Canadian Wine Trends 2021: Red, White, Rosé, Sparkling, and Ice Wine

Wine glasses filled with a range of red and white wines

This is the second of my Canadian Wine Trends 2021 articles.  Today I will cover our interest in red, white, sparkling and ice wine using Google Trends information.  As I mentioned in my first article, Wikipedia describes Google Trends as…

Pairing Champagne for the US Thanksgiving and for Our Christmas Holidays

Thanksgiving and Champagne pairings credit Champagne Bureau, USA

Thanksgiving in the USA is coming up on November 25, 2021.  I have many American readers of mywinepal.com, so I thought I would share some Champagne pairings with Thanksgiving meals that I received from the Champagne Bureau USA.  Many of…

A Few Statistics and Recommendations for Champagne Day on October 22

Suggested Champagne at BC Liquor Stores

Don’t let the incessant rain get you down Vancouverites, Champagne Day is on the way!  October 22, 2021 to be precise.  You can find champagne at many restaurants if you go out for dinner on Friday to celebrate, as well…

Start Date Announced for 2021 Champagne Harvest

More champagne for everyone! ~~~ EPERNAY, FRANCE – The Comité Champagne today announced the 2021 Champagne harvest started on 6 September. Weather conditions in the Champagne region are good for the ripening of the grapes, but conditions across the vineyard are unusually varied. Because Champagne always…