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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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Piper-Heidseck Champagne - Brut

Advantages: Quality guaranteed from this producer
Disadvantages: Pricey - look for special offers in supermarkets

This is a wonderful champagne made in the famous champagne town of Reims, France and the house of Piper-Heidseck is famous for Perfect to give as a gift or to buy to accompany a special meal or a special occasion, I would describe this champagne as cha ...

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Great quality NV

Advantages: Classic, quality
Disadvantages: Can be expensive when not on offer

Piper Heidieck is one of the better Non Vintage champagnes readily available on the UK market. At it's recommended 'full' price it might not be the best value (around £30), but considering its market share and marketing strength, it can regularly be foun ...

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Put a bit of sparkle in your life !!

Advantages: A GOOD REALISTICALLY PRICED DRINK FOR CELBRATIONS
Disadvantages: MAY BE TOO SWEET FOR SOME

Martini Rossi Asti Spumante I have to admit that love this stuff. There really isn't any other way to say it! I have been a fan of Martini Rossi Asti Spumante for years, and while I know there one cannot compare this to a vintage Champagne, ...

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Perfectly palatable, Martini Asti Spumanti.

Advantages: Cheap, sweet, nice bottle.
Disadvantages: Overly fizzy, sickly.

...got married nearly 18 years ago the drink we chose for our toast was Martini Asti Spumante. We could not afford Champagne and at the time it only cost £5 for a bottle of Asti. It now retails at about £8 for a 70cl bottle and usually comes onto offe ...

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