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Ooooo ... The Bubbles !

Advantages: Gets you ... hiccup ... a little merry ... and fast !
Disadvantages: One mother of a hangover (well, for me anyway)

"Veuve Clicquot-Ponsardin 'Brut' Champagne" 29.99 per bottle (750ml) "Remember gentlemen, it's not just France we are fighting for, it's Champagne!" ~ Sir Winston Churchill, 1918 I bought a case of this particular Champagne at Christmas, because " ...

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○◦ Sant ◦○◦

Advantages: Refreshing and upmarket brand (after all James Bond drinks it)
Disadvantages: Too expensive a habit to indulge as often as one likes

~~ In victory, you deserve champagne. In defeat, you need it ~~ Napoleon Bonaparte Despite ever increasing doom and gloom from the media with regard to falling house prices and dropping high street store sales, champagne consumption in Britain has hit ...

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Golly Molly, Pass the Bolly

Advantages: Well known brand with reliable quality
Disadvantages: a little too fizzy

You've just got married, christened the baby, passed your exams, celebrated your birthday! POP! Bring on the Bolly.... ....well, those are the kind of occassions that bring people into contact with champagne. As a drink, champagne is often kept back ...

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A Classic but quality drops off

Advantages: Bollinger name, used to be quality not anymore
Disadvantages: Price, Sour taste

...My title says it all, I used to purchase this champagne on special occasions along with Moet and Chandon but now I stick with the Moet. Bollinger is a classic well known and expensive brand name champagne. With the last couple of years thought the taste t ...

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The best champagne for non-champagne drinkers

Advantages: Good value for money and fresh, appealing taste
Disadvantages: If you can afford to buy better, buy better

...If you are looking for an excellent quality champagne without breaking the bank, than Piper-Heidsieck Brut NV (Non Vintage) is for you. Piper-Heidsieck is one of the "grand marques" of champagne. Its an old established champagne house (founded 1785) ba ...

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