When it comes to celebrating, sparkling wine is the way to go. Often associated with class and glamor, Champagne is the king of the party. Regardless, sparkling wines can be made in vastly diverse styles and have a great variety of price points to fit different budgets.
“Sparkling” wine gets its name for its fizzy characteristics. The winemaker makes a base wine an appropriate wine—most commonly white or rosé—and then proceeds to a second fermentation to carbonate it, using one of many different techniques.