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Bountiful Bubbly

Wine regions around the world make affordable sparklers, in a wide variety of styles
Alison Napjus
Issue: December 31, 2013

Sparkling wine evokes holiday cheer like nothing else, and almost every wine region produces a version or two. If you're looking for value, many of these are priced well below what you'd pay for a typical bottle of Champagne, and the very best examples are lively competitors in terms of quality. Wine Spectator's Alison Napjus explains.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 3, 2013.

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