Read about excellent sparkling wines from around the world with this archive of wine articles from Opening a Bottle.
Three Wines from Barone Pizzini
Franciacorta Winemaker Silvano Brescianini Discusses Biodiversity and Sparkling Wine
New Years Prosecco Pick: Adami’s Vigneto Giardino
450 Words (Or So) on a Prosecco Producer Who Shines
First-Taste Guide to Trentodoc
Get to Know This Sparkling Wine from the Italian Alps
The Wines… Makers of supremely crafted, age-worthy, traditional-method sparkling wine, Cesarini Sforza has the distinct advantage of...
A Toast with Bérêche & Fils
500 Words (or So) on a Midlife Crisis with Champagne
The Wines… The Champagne wines of Charles Heidsieck have incredible depth and detail. Pinning the tasting notes...
Tasting Report: Maeli Wines, 2015 and 2016 Vintage
Maeli is heading into its third year of organic conversion; the winery uses some sulfites, but judiciously....
The Wines… Like many of Alsace’s producers, Domaine François Baur has a ridiculously large range of wines....
The Wines… Champagne Gosset is the oldest wine house in Champagne (founded in 1584) and they make...
The Wines… This small family domaine in the southern Alsatian village of Orschwihr produces some of the...
First-Taste Guide to Franciacorta
Standing Tall As One of the World's Greatest Sparkling Wines
First-Taste Guide to Crémant d’Alsace
The Increasingly Popular Alternative to Champagne