Christmas and New Year wouldn’t be the same without a few bottles of champagne to share with your friends and family, but to add that little bit of extra sparkle and style to your celebrations here are a few tips taken from the famous Château de Saran, in the heart of Champagne, that are really simple and make you look and feel like a real connoisseur.
LA COTE DES BARS – Coming into its own
As we come up to the end of the year when more champagne is drunk than at other times of the year, some of you may reach for one of the well-known brands that are available almost all over the planet and some of you may be tempted to seek out something a bit different. If you’re in the second group don’t overlook champagnes from an all-too-often overlooked region of Champagne called la Côte des Bars.
Here are a few reasons why you would do well to widen your horizons beyond the more famous vineyards around Reims and Epernay.