Wonderful Gran Reserva Cavas for unreasonable times

by  |  15-12-2018

It’s roundabout mid-December when the bubbly articles inevitably percolate throughout all manners of media. The codified thinking is that for these festive times, you’ll want what has been deemed the most celebratory of drinks: sparkling wine. This is in fact, inane, as sparkling wines (if good) are wonderful year round. Plus, depending upon the state of your familial relations, Bourbon might be the more appropriately-paired tipple for one’s particular holiday slog. If you however choose to go lighter in the liver and opt for the bubbles, most any English language publication will always have Champagne rule the word count followed by others that are regionally relevant. If one is in say, Australia, Tasmanian sparkling will be of note. If in California, then what passes for “Champagne” gets mentioned. And now, if in the UK, the English Sparkling Wines (which still need a new name) are boldly proclaimed as fine options […]
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