Did you know that more than 360 million glasses of Champagne and sparkling wine are consumed on New Year’s Eve? Newsweek reports and then weighs in on the bubbles worth popping on December 31, within “New Years Eve 2019: What’s The Best Sparkling to Drink.” Champagne Bollinger Limited Edition Brut Rosé 2006 is one of five bottles highlighted in the piece. Writer Alexander Cavaluzzo adds that this expression is “A more powerful potable, the 2006 Bollinger Brut Rosé is great to break open during the winter months: Brilliant salmon-pink in the glass, its notes include warm spice, chocolate and mocha, with a delicious finish with notes of mandarin peel and blood orange.” See the full description and list of other recommendations here
Bollinger is one of the rare Grande Marques that’s still family owned. Known for its rich, elegant and polished style of Champagne, their outstanding wines are the result of rigorous attention to detail and incredibly labor-intensive practices that few houses are willing to undertake. Underscoring its excellence, Bollinger has remained British secret agent James Bond's Champagne of choice since 1973.