Crémant, the other French bubbly

Champagne may be the reference for all that sparkles, but for most of us, budgets have their limits even when there are great buys availableçiào. By now, you all know the festive fizz from Italy (prosecco) and Spain (cava) that offer great value for money. But how many of you know about crémant - the “other” French bubbly? Crémant is dry sparkling wine made outside of the Champagne region but vinified in the same method (méthode traditionelle).  Terroir and grapes vary widely but strict rules ... Read more