Champagne sentence example

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  • You can almost hear the champagne corks popping.
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  • There were linen napkins, two china plates and champagne flutes on top.
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  • On the one hand, the death of the count of Champagne (May 1201) had induced the crusaders to elect as their leader Boniface of Montferrat, the brother of Conrad; and Boniface was the cousin of Philip, and interested in Constantinople, where not only Conrad, but another brother as well, had served, and suffered for their service at the hands of their masters.
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  • I'm not sure anyone else in our group was in shape to drive home after our champagne celebration of the scary new life each of us agreed to embrace.
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  • This is the case in the Mont-aux-Sources (11,170 ft.) and Cathkin Peak or Champagne Castle (10,357 ft.); the top of the third great height, Giant's Castle (9657 ft.), is in Basutoland, but its seaward slopes are in Natal.
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  • Ah, we're having champagne.
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  • If you don't like to drink strong liqueurs straight up, consider adding a splash of limoncello to lemonade, iced tea, champagne or soda water.
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  • Downstairs, Connor opened a bottle of champagne.
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  • The place is noted for its wine, chiefly sweet champagne.
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  • This was Bonif ace of Montferrat, the younger brother of Conrad, who was chosen leader of the Fourth Crusade in 1201, on the death of Theobald of Champagne.
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  • Until 1284 he held, in his wife's right, the custody of Champagne.
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  • The yield is satisfactory, and the wine made, the variety known as Gamay noir, is described as being like still champagne.
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  • In 1190 it received a charter from the counts of Champagne.
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  • For about two years his rival, Odo, count of Champagne, who was supported by the Rdmance-speaking inhabitants, kept up the struggle against him, but eventually all opposition was overcome and the possession of Burgundy was assured to the German king.
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  • The LancelotGuenevere romance took form and shape in the artificial atmosphere encouraged by such patronesses of literature as Eleanor of Aquitaine and her daughter Marie, Comtesse de Champagne (for whom Chretien de Troyes wrote his Chevalier de la Charrette), and reflects the low social morality of a time when love between husband and wife was declared impossible.
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  • He was recognized as king in Touraine, Berry and Poitou, in Languedoc and other provinces of southern France; but the English power in the north was presently increased by the provinces of Champagne and Maine, as the result of the victories of Crevant (1423) and Verneuil (1424).
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  • In 1423 he joined the earl of Salisbury in Champagne, and shared his victory at Crevant.
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  • Balue thereupon joined Guillaume de Harancourt, bishop of Verdun, in an intrigue to induce Charles of France to demand Champagne and Brie in accordance with the king's promise to Charles the Bold, instead of distant Guienne where the king was determined to place him.
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  • Philip's predecessors had consolidated the Capetian power within these narrow limits, but he himself was overshadowed by the power of his uncles, William, archbishop of Reims; Henry I., count of Champagne; and Theobald V., count of Blois and Chartres.
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  • Of the wines imported from France, about one-quarter was Champagne and Saumur, the remainder consisting almost entirely of still wines, such as claret and burgundy.
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  • Highly alcoholic wines, such as port and sherry, will improve and remain good for a much longer period than relatively light wines, such as claret, champagne or Moselle.
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  • In the same way champagne rarely, if ever, improves after twelve to fourteen years.
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  • Among the white wines we have the full sweet Sauternes, the relatively dry and elegant Graves and Chablis, and the light white wines which produce champagne and brandy.
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  • The sparkling wine known to us as champagne takes its name from the former province which is now replaced by the departments of Marne, Haute-Marne, Aube and Ardennes.
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  • The cultivation of the vine in the Champagne is of very ancient date.
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  • The district producing the finest champagne is divided into two distinct regions, popularly known as the river and the mountain respectively.
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  • The soil in the champagne district consists on the slopes largely of chalk and in the plain of alluvial soil.
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  • The chief red vines of the champagne district are the Plant-dore, Franc-Pineau and the Plant vert dore.
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  • Champagne is not, as is the case, for instance, with the classified growths of the Gironde, the product of a single vineyard.
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  • Similarly, it has been said that, strictly speaking, there is no such thing as vintage champagne, for it is almost invariably the practice, in order to maintain the general character of a specific brand, to blend the new wines with some old wine or wines which have been vatted for this particular purpose.
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  • The vintage date, therefore, which is borne by " vintage champagne," refers rather to the date of vintage prior to bottling than to the age of the wine, although the main bulk of the wine of a certain " vintage " will actually have been made in the year indicated.
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  • It is not unusual in the case of champagne to add some sugar to the must in the years in which the latter is deficient in this regard.
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  • No legitimate objection can be raised to this practice inasmuch as champagne in any case must be regarded in the light of a manufactured article rather than as a natural product.
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  • The principal centres of the champagne trade are at Reims, Epernay, Ay and Avize.
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  • A great part of this wine, however, is not suitable for making high-class champagne.
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  • The chief trade in champagne is with the United Kingdom, to which the finest varieties are exported.
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  • The method of manufacture is similar to that followed in the Champagne.
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  • It will be seen that, compared with the dry, light red wines, the proportion of sugar, alcohol and acidity is comparatively high in champagne, and the extract (solid matter) rather low.
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  • At first it was chiefly used for blending with the wines of the Champagne when the vintage in this district was insufficient, but at the present time it is largely sold under its own name.
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  • Although the average wholesale value of Saumur is considerably less than that of champagne, it compares favourably with the lower grades of that article, and in flavour and character is similar to the latter.
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  • He himself delivered in the House of Commons many speeches unrivalled in parliamentary history for wit and recklessness; and one of them still lives in history as the "champagne speech."
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  • He shifted his ground in politics with every new moon, and the world fastened on him the nickname, which he himself adopted in his "champagne" speech, of the weathercock.
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  • The merest pleasurelover may consistently say that he prefers a single glass of good champagne to several bottles of cooking-sherry; the slight but delicate experience of the single glass of good wine may fairly be regarded as preferable to the more massive but coarser experience of the large quantity of bad wine.
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  • Under the domination of the counts of Champagne, it became the scene of important fairs which did not cease till 1648.
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  • Indeed, many patients liken its effect to that of drinking champagne.
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  • The provincial court of the counts of Champagne had long been a distinguished one, and the action of Thibaut the poet, together with the proximity of the district to Paris, made the province less rebellious than most of the great feudal divisions of France to the royal authority.
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  • He was at Joinville again in 1317, and on the IIth of July 1319 he died at the age of ninety-five, leaving his possessions and his position as seneschal of Champagne to his second son Anseim.
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  • Indeed the great age of the seneschal of Champagne, and his intimate first-hand acquaintance with his subject, made such variations extremely improbable.
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  • From 1033 to 1043 he was involved in a life and death contest with those nobles whose territory adjoined the royal domains, especially with the great house of Blois, whose count, Odo II., had been the centre of the league of Constance, and with the counts of Champagne.
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  • He resolved, at whatever cost, to penetrate into Champagne; and in order to support his operations by the possession of some important places, he began by making himself master of Quesnoy.
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  • His younger brother, Edouard Marie, comte de Barthelemy, who was born in Angers in 1830, has published a number of documents upon the ancient French nobility and upon the history of Champagne.
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  • His works were edited in 1851 by P. Tarbe in his Chansonniers de Champagne.
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  • From Italy the use of the title spread - first, with the Crusaders, to the Holy Land, where Bohemund, son of Tancred, took the style of prince of Antioch; next, with the Latin conquerors, into the East Roman Empire, where in 1205 William de Champlette, a cadet of the house of Champagne, founded the principality of Achaea and the Morea.
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  • He marched from Calais to Bordeaux, inflicted great misery on Picardy, Champagne and Berry, and left half his army dead by the way.
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  • Thomas of Woodstock, the youngest son of Edward III., took a powerful army to Calais, and marched through Picardy and Champagne, past Orleans, and finally to Rennes in Brittany, but accomplished nothing save the ruin of his own troops and the wasting of a vast sum of money.
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  • Paris, Picardy, Champagne, and indeed the greater part of France north of the Loire, acknowledged him as their sovereign.
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  • In 1030 Ernest of Swabia was killed in battle; and in September 1032 the king of Burgundy died, and his kingdom was at once seized by his nephew Odo, count of Champagne.
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  • The common statement that he derived his surname from Diss in Norfolk is a mere conjecture; Dicetum may equally well be a Latinized form of Dissai, or Dicy, or Dizy, place-names which are found in Maine, Picardy, Burgundy and Champagne.
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  • They were hemmed in by the powerful duchy of Normandy, the counties of Blois, Flanders and Champagne, and the duchy of Burgundy.
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  • His first successes against Theobald of Champagne, who for thirty years had been the most dangerous of the great French barons and had refused a vassals services to Louis VI., as well as the adroit diplomacy with which he wrested from Geoffrey the Fair, count of Anjou, a part of the Norman Vexin long claimed by the French kings, in exchange for permitting him to conquer Normandy, augured well for his boldness and activity, had he but confined them to serving his own interests.
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  • Champagne; while the treaty of May 20th, 1186, was his first rough lesson to the feudal leagues, which he had reduced to powerlessness, and to the subjugated duke of Burgundy and count of Flanders.
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  • When Thibaud (Theobald), count of Champagne, attempted to marry the daughter of Pierre Mauclerc, duke of Brittany, without the kings consent, Louis IX., who held the county of Champagne at his mercy, contented himself with exacting guarantees of peace.
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  • His Eastern marriage had gained him Champagne; and he afterpolicy of wards extended his influence over Franche Comt, Philip the Bar and the bishoprics of Lorraine, acquiring also Fair.
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  • He only let him depart when he had sworn in the treaty of Pronne to fulfil the engagements made at Conflans and Saint-Maur to assist in person at the subjugation of rebellious Liege, an.d to give Champagne as an appanage to his ally the duke of Berry.
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  • Louis XI., supported by the assembly of notables at Tours (1470), had no intention of keeping this last promise, since the duchy of Champagne would have made a bridge between Burgundy and Flandersthe two isolated branches of the house of Burgundy.
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  • Rashi and his family worked in the vines of Troyes (in the Champagne); in his letters he describes the structure of the winepresses.
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  • He succeeded, however, in forcing upon Louis the treaty of Conflans (1466), by which the king restored to him the towns on the Somme, and promised him the hand of his infant daughter Catherine, with Champagne as dowry.
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  • He forced his way into the dauphin's palace (February 1358), and Charles's servant, Jean de Conflans, marshal of Champagne, and Robert de Clermont, marshal of Normandy, were murdered before his eyes.
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  • In defiance of a recent ordinance prohibiting provincial assemblies, he presided over the estates of Picardy and Artois, and then over those of Champagne.
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  • Tickets cost just £ 35, which includes a champagne aperitif and BBQ dinner.
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  • There was also a bottle of champagne (judging by the shape) up someone's backside.
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  • French brandy 1 bottle champagne Rub peel off 1 lemon with some lumps of sugar.
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  • After a champagne brunch it's off to the races.
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  • Additionally you can add extra gifts to your order including champagne bubbly, hampers or chocolates.
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  • Here you visit the centuries-old champagne cellars of Pannier.
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  • Last summer I sat sipping champagne in the plush lounge of the Thistle hotel in Victoria.
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  • For the best cocktail results, always use chilled champagne.
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  • One sequence of a woman in pearls and a man in a dinner suit quaffing champagne is very like another.
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  • Do not uncork the champagne quite yet Trebles all round?
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  • But as scantily-clad groupies guzzled champagne, fellow band Kobai hit the sauce and left the swanky suite coated in the sticky mess.
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  • Bottled Gift supply personalized champagne in the UK for that perfect gift by creating your personalized label.
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  • You could even send an extra special bottle of Personalized champagne to commemorate the birth.
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  • The best answer is chocolate cake with pink champagne - I'm sure you drink nothing else.
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  • I booked the hotel, arranged for a car to pick my wife up and ordered celebratory champagne.
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  • Stronger drinks like spirits, and fizzy drinks like champagne or sparkling cider, are absorbed more quickly.
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  • Add the plum jam and champagne cognac, and muddle down.
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  • The fire appears to have been started by a trash compactor located on the first floor exterior of the building, Champagne said.
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  • I have engraved on anything from tot measures; goblets and champagne coolers to windows; mirrors and sliding doors.
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  • How do you loosen a stubborn champagne cork from the bottle?
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  • They can guzzle champagne till it runs from their ears, and become facile to the point of dumbness.
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  • The candle sits within its own champagne style glass flute.
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  • Got back to the Lion and had cold fowl and champagne.
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  • The key to the flavor of good Champagne is that it doesn't taste obviously fruity.
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  • Most of the party were smoking, and drinking champagne; a feverish hilarity reigned, with sudden and rather ghastly pauses.
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  • Director Dominic Champagne's claim that you could attend the show repeatedly and see new things each time is not ill-founded.
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  • But this seemingly inauspicious start to a day leads to an evening of champagne celebration, a winning silver salver and rapturous applause.
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  • For something a little more serious, it's all about Bond in Moscow - champagne, vodka and blackberry liqueur.
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  • The team with the closest answers will win a superb magnum of Champagne.
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  • He receives a magnum of Champagne and US$5000 for the charity of his choice.
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  • Just imagine returning from your dive to find your personal masseuse awaiting you in your suite, glass of iced champagne at the ready.
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  • Everybody has to pay £ 3 to enter and the most outrageous outfit or item of clothing wins a bottle of champagne.
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  • Jenkins said that he trained on ' champagne and a dozen oysters ' .
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  • We felt very pampered - lovely breakfast and the Champagne in the room was the icing on the cake!
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  • Nearby is the utility or butler's pantry, fittings including a 160 bottle champagne fridge.
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  • Andy celebrated his first paycheck by buying three bottles of champagne.
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  • I'd love a Babycham, The genuine champagne perry.
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  • To celebrate, Colin Gibbs made it a champagne picnic, complete with speeches - and soup thoughtfully provided by Iris Piggott.
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  • Needless to say the " well " chilled " Champagne " which had been stored underground for over a year was enthusiastically quaffed!
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  • I was then lucky enough to discuss the lovely day with them both during the champagne reception.
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  • You hear a sound from the doorway, and spin around as a stunning redhead walks in with two glasses of sparkling champagne.
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  • My partner's pan-fried sea bream with lobster and champagne sauce was topped with caviar and again proved a delicate medley of flavors.
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  • The champagne socialists are now the ones with a full tank of gasoline.
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  • Available also are 8 real fruit and champagne sorbets.
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  • At the end, a champagne toast was made to seeing each other again in 2008.
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  • From the back of his jumbo limo, he produced champagne, enormous king prawns and salmon to feed us great unwashed.
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  • French 74 2cl vodka 2cl fresh orange juice 1cl gomme syrup champagne Pour all ingredients, except champagne, into a shaker with ice.
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  • Lupin insisted on having a hired waiter, and stood a half-dozen of champagne.
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  • If you prefer, you can always have some white wine or champagne on hand to add to each cup of the punch.
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  • Champagne is sparkling white wine made from grapes grown in the old French province of Champagne.
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  • He was succeeded in Cyprus by his brother Amalric, who acquired the title of king of Cyprus from the emperor Henry VI., and became king of Jerusalem in 1197 by his marriage to Isabella, after the death of Henry of Champagne (see Amalric Ii.).
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  • The Tour Hautefeuille (a keep of the 11th century) is the principal relic of a château of the counts of Champagne; the rest of the site is occupied by the law courts.
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  • Joinville was the head of a noble family of the province of Champagne (see Joinville, above).
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  • This supposition is rendered probable by the fact that the opiums most prized by smokers are not those containing most morphine, and that the quality is judged by the amount of soluble matter in the opium, by its tenacity or " touch," and by peculiarities of aroma - the Indian opium, especially the Patna kind, bearing much the same relation to the Chinese and Persian drug that champagne does to y in ordinaire.
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  • By the treaty of Meaux (1229), her diplomacy combined with the influence of the Church to prepare effectually for the annexation of Languedoc to the kingdom,,, supplementing this again by a portion of Champagne; and the marriage of her son to Margaret of Provence definitely broke the ties which held the country within the orbit of the German empire.
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  • The game continued; a waiter kept handing round champagne.
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  • Yes, wealthy people feasted on steak and quaffed warm champagne in the days after the storm.
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  • And quaff the bottle of champagne we 've been keeping in the fridge for just this sort of emergency.
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  • Needless to say the " well " chilled " Champagne " which had been stored underground for over a year was enthusiastically quaffed !
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  • We regroup at the end of the day for a champagne sunset boat cruise.
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  • After four breakfasts and a gallon of champagne, to serve us such a scurvy trick.
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  • My partner 's pan-fried sea bream with lobster and champagne sauce was topped with caviar and again proved a delicate medley of flavors.
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  • Available also are 8 real fruit and Champagne sorbets.
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  • We were both sat on the stage of the club, chatting and swigging Champagne from the bottle, looking very elegant !
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  • La Champagne is a region of timeless natural beauty.
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  • This an eccentric and at times unnerving experience where live art meets jazz meets champagne.
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  • Thermal underwater vents create thousands of bubbles which rise to the surface at popular Champagne.
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  • Only the eggs of sturgeon can be called caviar, much in the same way that only sparkling wine from the Champagne region of France can be called champagne.
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  • Champagne and sparkling wine are mostly known in America as white wines, but they can be made from many different kinds of grapes and are more properly classified as bubbly wines.
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  • As mentioned above, only grapes grown in the Champagne region of France are allowed to call their product Champagne.
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  • Most white Champagne is made with Chardonnay which may be blended with other grapes.
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  • There are also Blanc de Blanc wines, made entirely of white grapes, Blanc de Noir, made from red grapes and Rose champagne, a dark pink, rich combination of red and white grapes.
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  • Champagne, romantic music, a romantic movie (or even a romantic comedy), chocolates and candles can help spur on a night or relaxing with a loved one.
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  • Serving Champagne is a tradition on New Years Eve, but why not take it up a notch and create cocktails featuring this bubbly beverage.
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  • There are endless possibilities for cocktails, but try some that feature Champagne as an ingredient on this festive occasion.
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  • Are you looking for the best champagne cocktail recipes for your party?
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  • Champagne drinks can make a fabulous addition to any event, especially when you are celebrating something great.
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  • If you are making a cocktail where Champagne is the most prevalent ingredient and the other mixers have delicate flavors, it would make sense to use a nicer champagne since its flavor will shine through in the finished product.
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  • If you are creating a Champagne cocktail where the mixers have a stronger presence in the drink, you can probably get away with using cheaper Champagne since the mixers will cover up any flavors that lower quality champagne might have.
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  • Champagne cocktails are the perfect accompaniment to any celebration.
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  • You can easily substitute sparkling white wine for champagne in any of the recipes below, or if you are interested in making "virgin" cocktails, you can substitute mineral water as well.
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  • Pour passion fruit puree into a Champagne saucer, and stir in the simple syrup according to your taste preference.
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  • Slowly add the Champagne while stirring gently.
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  • Serve the beverage in a champagne class.
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  • Strain the beverage into a Champagne glass, add Champagne and serve.
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  • Add ice cubes and fill the rest of the glass with Champagne.
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  • Pour the ingredients into a chilled Champagne flute.
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  • Champagne cocktails are a lot of fun to drink, but it's very easy to go overboard once things get going.
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  • Since there is so much sugar in Champagne and making Champagne cocktails often involves mixing different kinds of alcohol, the day after imbibing may be a little painful.
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  • There are a few things you can do to lessen the Champagne hangover after a night of cocktails.
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  • Combine two ounces of Champagne, two ounces of strawberry flavored vodka , one-and-a-half ounces of canned pineapple juice, and a half ounce of Daiquiri mix.
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  • The couple took a two-hour private tour of the property, followed by Champagne and caviar in the home's living room.
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  • If you have champagne tastes when it comes to furniture, but a budget more fit for beer, then discount furniture may the answer for you.
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  • Choose beads in classic shapes such as balls or circles, or go for a funky look with arrow-heads, disco balls, "champagne bubbles," flowers, stars or raindrops.
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  • A romantic scent for day or night, the perfume's life is short at one to five hours, but it sparkles like the champagne in the high society girl's glass.
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  • For brown or blue eyes, start with a base color in a creamy champagne or eggshell.
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  • My suggestion is to try cream, champagne or apricot shadow for the base, covering your whole eyelid.
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  • Choose a cream, champagne or apricot shadow for the base, covering your whole eyelid.
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  • All Over Shimmer comes in six varying shades of pink such as champagne and rose.
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  • Brown eyes look best in shades of espresso, bone and champagne.
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  • For example, if you have dark brown eyes, use a champagne shadow for your entire lid and use a deep plum or brown at the crease.
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  • I applied MAC Kohl Power in Mystery over one of MAC's new Paint Pots (Bare Study, a shimmery champagne color that can be used as an eye shadow or an eye shadow base).
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  • The men's scent intertwines notes of cardamom, rum, honey and fig, while the women's is sweetly kissed with honey caramel, rose, champagne, cinnamon and vanilla.
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  • The scent is sweet, but not quite the fizzy, bubbling, frothy type of sweetness that peach granita and champagne mimosa suggest it will be.
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  • The colors are less on the orange side of the spectrum and more brownish-beige, with hints of gold and champagne to soften them up.
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  • Consider using eye shadows in champagne, peach, or light pink.
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  • Tea Rose and Pink Champagne are both practical shades that are neutral enough to work well with any color scheme.
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  • Pull off a deeper lip, such as Amaretto, by toning it down with a hint of pink or champagne colored lip gloss.
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  • Here, you can apply an overall base shadow to the lids (like one in bone or champagne), but it's not necessary.
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  • Select the lightest eye shadow shade (champagne, bone, shell, or any other similar color) and sweep it across the entire eye (including up to the brows and the lower lid).
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  • When you're creating a Bella Swan palette, you'll want to choose earthy shades such as champagne, mushroom and taupe eye shadows while opting for a "safe" neutral blush in an apricot or rosy hue.
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  • It's a light, shimmery champagne with pink and gold tones, perfect for brightening up the eye area or highlighting bone structure on most skin tones.
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  • For this beachy style, you'll need a light-to-medium blue or turquoise shade (choose a color that works well with your eyes) a medium taupe or sand-colored shadow, and a white or champagne eye shadow.
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  • The COOLPIX S60 is available in a variety of luscious shades, including Espresso Black, Arctic White, Burgundy, Champagne Pink, Platinum Bronze and Crimson Red.
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  • A splash of Champagne adds flavor, sparkle, and sophistication to any meal and with a few Champagne cocktail recipes, you'll see that champagne is not just for brunch anymore.
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  • But when Rick and Ilsa were together in Paris, they were drinking Champagne cocktails.
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  • To be perfectly honest, if I were in Paris with Ilsa I would be drinking Champagne cocktails, too.
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  • So go grab your bottle of sparkly and let's get to the Champagne cocktail recipes.
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  • Pour the orange juice into the Champagne flute.
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  • Put everything but the champagne into a blender.
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  • Champagne really doesn't stay very fizzy once it has been opened.
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  • A French woman once told me to always keep a bottle of Champagne in the refrigerator "Just in case."
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  • Pour the Absinthe into a champagne flute.
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  • These two drink options can get her day started off on a happy note with a little champagne.
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  • If you don't want to use champagne, you can also use a Spanish Cava or an Italian Prosecco in place of traditional Champagne.
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  • Don't forget that truffles, especially champagne truffles, are always a welcome addition to a romantic meal.
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  • Resorts in California get pounded with Sierra Cement, or dense snow with high water content, while resorts in Utah and Colorado enjoy drier snow, called Champagne Powder.
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  • You’ll definitely be channeling old Hollywood glamor at your prom by donning a floor length halter gown in a champagne or white hue.
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  • In addition to accessories, many couples may choose to give their attendants the champagne glasses used for toasting at the wedding reception.
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  • These types of wedding gift baskets might also include accoutrements such as cloth napkins, a wine opener, champagne glasses and picnic blanket.
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  • Wedding gift baskets with a subtly romantic theme, like a heart shaped champagne and chocolate basket, are also appropriate.
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  • Our guests got their brunches, champagne was opened and the reception began… As we circulated, one friend we had entrusted with the video camera said, "Hey, should I start shooting some video soon?"
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  • If you can't live without the flowers, you can compromise by choosing a less costly brand of champagne or vice versa.
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  • The car rental agency was not able to provide the Rolls Royce and forgot the champagne my fiancé had arranged, and so provided a limousine at no charge.
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  • Some will offer upgrades in your accommodations, or extras like fresh fruit baskets, flowers, champagne, or special dinners.
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  • Secrets Excellence Punta Cana Resort-Honeymooners at this Dominican Republic luxury resort receive a fruit plate, bottle of champagne, breakfast in bed, and one romantic dinner on top of all of the other amenities.
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  • Their Suite Memories deluxe package offers a cake and champagne in addition to the basic amenities.
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  • Do not give bottles of wine, champagne or liquor to guests.
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  • First and foremost if you're going to be drinking champagne and partaking in an open bar, it's best to have someone else do the driving.
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  • Passengers in the limousine can drink champagne, watch television, read the newspaper, listen to music and talk on cell phones without having to worry about causing an accident.
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  • Most airport limousine services also have wedding packages available so you can still request champagne and chocolates, if you're so inclined.
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  • In addition to standard wedding limo extras like champagne, many Hummer limos also offer red carpet treatment for pictures.
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  • Some limousine companies offer champagne as complimentary, while for others you must pay for this amenity.
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  • Although many limo rental companies will offer wedding extras such as complimentary champagne or customized "Just Married" signs for your vehicle, don't automatically assume anything is included in the price of your rental.
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  • Many limo services offer features such as complimentary champagne, DVD movies, and a selection of romantic music.
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  • Depending upon the Houston limousine service you select, you may be able to enjoy luxuries such as complimentary champagne, a state-of-the-art sound system, and DVD movies.
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  • To add a little pizzazz, pour the candles into wine or champagne glasses, and then decorate the stems with small flowers.
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  • If the speech is a toast (as most are), the champagne glass should be held at chest height while speaking, then lifted to eye height at the conclusion of the speech.
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  • Most companies will include a bottle of champagne for the couple.
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  • Fall colors like burnt orange, rust, burgundy, and mustard yellow look stunning against a dark chocolate fondant or a buttercream in shades of ivory and champagne.
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  • While white, ivory, and champagne are still the traditional tuxedo shirt colors, venture into new wedding fashion territory by adding red to the mix.
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  • Choices may include diamond rings, wedding cakes, flowers, wedding paraphernalia, landscapes, candles, champagne bottles or glasses, seasonal images, or abstract designs.
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  • There are the Allure Glass Grapes Place Card Holders, the "It's About Time" Champagne Bucket Timer, or the set of two champagne flutes.
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  • These couples might enjoy a wedding night gift basket or a romantic basket filled with champagne and strawberries.
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  • If you want to have alcohol, skip the liquor and only serve beer and wine or champagne.
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  • They will usually be happy with just soft drinks or juice, rather than wine (although you may want to have champagne for toasting).
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  • You can even get away with a light metallic, like champagne or gilded beige, for a beautiful, elegant look.
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  • Slight differences in color between white, ivory, oyster, diamond white, light gold, and champagne mist, for example, may not show adequately on the screen but could make all the difference on your skin tone.
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  • Pale blush pink and champagne are popular and beautiful choices for formal second wedding gowns.
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  • To set a romantic mood, use your satin bed sheets, light some scented candles, scatter a few rose petals, and open a bottle of wine or champagne and perhaps, even don some satin lingerie.
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  • You have to wonder if it will get anyone to buy champagne in a can, however.
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  • At one point, Paris appeared in a skimpy white outfit atop a giant champagne glass.
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  • The personal service onboard Celebrity cruise ships begins from the moment passengers cross the gangway to be greeted with champagne, mimosas, or juice and a personal escort to their stateroom.
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  • All Norwegian Cruises wedding packages include consultation with a wedding coordinator, ceremony, officiant, ceremony music, wedding cake for bride and groom and wine or champagne, a keepsake marriage certificate, and photography services.
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  • You can luxuriate with extras such as champagne and chocolates or private cocktail parties.
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  • It may be against cruise ship policy to bring champagne aboard to use for a New Year's Eve celebration.
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  • You'll also get a free champagne toast and a front row view of the First Night fireworks.
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  • Some sailings feature multi-course meals, champagne and live entertainment while others provide lighter fare and let the sunset be the main attraction.
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  • The three-hour cruise also features live Jazz musicians and unlimited champagne.
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  • You might want to bring your favorite bottle of Champagne or sparkling wine onboard to toast the holiday.
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  • In these cases, Royal Caribbean offers a selection of special touches to add to your stateroom, from fresh flower bouquets to buckets of champagne and strawberries.
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  • Her normal color has always been champagne and the discoloration runs from her neck to her tail.
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  • If we're only talking about the fur itself, then it's my understanding that the champagne color does not change as the dog matures.
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  • If your dog is a true champagne, then this should happen.
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  • Champagne and chocolates - who doesn't dream of a romantic gift of champagne, chocolates and an items of pearl jewelry?
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  • Bridal Online Store has a stunning collection of full figure gowns in various shades of white including champagne and candlelight.
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  • The Padded Cleavage Bra, for example, is seductive in a shade of rich wine and champagne pink embroidery.
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  • Two Piece Tuxedo Pant Suit by Candlelight and Champagne consists of elastic waist pants and a shiny satin trimmed top.
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  • It comes in either sapphire blue or champagne peach.
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  • A drink is 12 ounces or less of alcohol, such as a beer, wine cooler, glass of wine or champagne.
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  • What you'll love about these frames is the interplay of color as the frame successfully transitions between a soft, golden brown, and a lighter, almost champagne, gold.
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  • Serengeti Napoli 7041 Aviators were made in colors such as English Hunter Green, Champagne and Satin Gun.
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  • Made from a combination of Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grapes, Champagne works well with almost all foods.
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  • Always make sure the wine glasses are scrupulously clean as even the slightest traces of dirt and grime can alter the behavior of fine wines and champagne.
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  • If you will also be serving champagne this glass will go above the wine glass and slightly to the right.
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  • The chart does not show the champagne glass, and the dessert wine glass is labeled simply wine glass.
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  • If you look at the chart you can see that the champagne glass forms a triangle with the two wine glasses.
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  • Champagne and sweet wines also store well for many years in the right environment.
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  • Oregon also makes some world-class sparkling wines that rival those from the Champagne region of France.
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  • A creamy, rich cheese will go best with an effervescent wine like Champagne or Moscato.
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  • While the most well-known sparkling wine is Champagne, many other excellent examples exist from winemakers all around the world.
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  • Champagne is the world's most famous sparkling wine, but it is far from the only one.
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  • While many people refer to any sparkling wine as Champagne, this is actually a misnomer.
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  • By law, the only wines that can legally be labeled Champagne are those grown in France's Champagne region and produced using the traditional secondary fermentation known as Méthode Champenoise.
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  • While many world winemakers create beauitful sparkling wines in the Champagne tradition that rival their French counterparts, they cannot call those wines Champagne.
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  • Champagne makers use the clear juice to make their wines, often blending it with Chardonnay.
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  • Identical in nearly every way to Champagne, Crémant‎ is French sparkling wine made in the Méthode Champenoise from outside of the Champagne region.
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  • Many of the world's wine producers refer to their Champagne style wines as sparkling wines.
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  • Many rival wines from Champagne in quality, even though they can not be labeled as such.
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  • Known for its bubbly effervescence and celebratory feel, Champagne remains a popular wine alternative for special occasions.
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  • True Champagne comes from France and is produced from Pinot Noir and Chardonnay grapes using the méthode champenoise, a system of fermentation that produces bubbles by introducing a second fermentation in the bottle.
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  • Originally, the 5th century Romans cultivated red wine grapes in the Champagne region, making them into red wines.
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  • More than 200 years later, winemakers in Champagne began using Merrett's technique, which became known as the méthode champenoise.
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  • Champagne types are classified by level of sweetness, grapes used to make the wine, and color of the finished product.
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  • Many of the finer winemakers in Champagne produce vintage Champagnes.
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  • A blanc de blancs Champagne contains only Chardonnay grapes, while a blanc de noirs Champagne contains only Pinot Noir grapes.
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  • Rose Champagnes are pink in color, and winemakers produce them by adding a little bit of red wine into the Champagne or leaving the juice in contact with the grape skins in order to impart color.
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  • Though other winemaking regions are legally not allowed to call their wines Champagne, many other areas of the world make tremendous sparkling wines worthy of the Champagne designation.
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  • Vintage Champagne is a wine that benefits from aging.
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  • To store the Champagne, place it on its side so that the cork remains moist.
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  • When it is time to serve Champagne, chilled is best.
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  • Champagne's flavors sparkle at a serving temperature of between 43 and 47 degrees.
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  • A traditional Champagne flute best presents the wine when you serve it, allowing for the formation and release of bubbles as well as development of flavors and aromas.
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  • Two classically delicious Champagne food pairings include lobster and crab.
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  • If you've never tried a French Champagne before, you are in for a treat.
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  • With its characteristic bubbles and toasty flavors, Champagne can make even the mundane feel like a celebration.
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  • When most people think of French wines, two or three regions probably come to mind; however, French wine extends far beyond Bordeaux, Burgundy, and Champagne.
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  • Sparklers from Champagne offer flavors of vanilla, biscuits and citrus, bubbling up with a refreshing effervescence.
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  • Only wines from the Champagne region can legally be labeled as Champagne.
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  • Bordeaux, Champagne, Rhone wines, and Burgundies all remain popular with wine drinkers around the world, leading to higher prices for French wines.
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  • Bubbly lovers may enjoy the Cellars Wine Club's Champagne Club, For around $50 plus shipping and handling, club members can receive two bottles each month of some of the world's top Champagnes and sparkling wines.
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  • A bus takes all participants to the winery from the hotel, and everyone is greeted with a glass of some Champagne.
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  • The floral delivery service, FTD, has expanded its offerings to include an array of products including wine and Champagne gift baskets.
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  • For instance, a Champagne gift basket may be a wonderful gift for a celebratory occasion such as an anniversary, while a red wine gift basket might be a good Christmas gift.
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  • A sparkling wine or Champagne is ideal for the holidays and can be a fun and festive gift idea, and comes in a variety of price points.
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  • For a luxury gift, consider picking up some Cristal Champagne; a more affordable option would be a bottle of Fragolino sparkling wine.
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  • Essential for chilling champagne or white wine, an ice bucket is a must for any wine lover.
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  • For a gift that wows the recipients, consider pairing a bucket with a set of Champagne flutes.
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  • For New Year's Eve, there is no other picture-perfect symbol of the holiday than the tall flute of Champagne with the tiny bubbles rising to the top.
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  • Luckily for you, glasses of champagne tend to be smaller than regular glasses of wine, so you can get more mileage from your bottle of bubbles.
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  • If you haven't already done so, invest in a champagne ice bucket.
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  • You can read more about it our Champagne article, but suffice to say it's the higher quality way of making sparkling wines.
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  • All French Champagne is done this way, as well as the higher quality United States brands.
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  • I think this is classic Champagne without spending a mint that you would have to in order to get other equally tasty ones from the same area.
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  • Yeah, we've all seen the commercials where if it's "not Korbel, it's not worth drinking" but in all honesty, at this Champagne's low price-point it's difficult to beat this wine.
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  • This can lead to problems with glasses putting pressure on each other, rubbing against each other, and with people knocking one or two down when they try to get to those Champagne flutes in the back.
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  • So, just like Burgundy, Champagne, Bordeaux, etc., the grapes that go into those products must be from those areas.
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  • Brookstone. The Sommelier's Wine Chiller comes pre-loaded with proper serving temperatures of twenty-six different varietals of red wine, white wine and Champagne.
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  • If you don't have a clue of what to give, I always default to Champagne and a bottle of Dom Perignon, and while perhaps it's a hackneyed gift it is for a reason-it's always appreciated and never a mistake.
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  • Dry, sparkling wines such as Champagne or other sparkling wine made in the Méthode Champenoise or Charmat method utilize the term Brut to indicate the relative sweetness of the wine.
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  • Champagne producers and other winemakers who produce sparkling wines using the Méthode Champenoise use the term to indicate special blends of juices, gently pressed from only the best grapes.
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  • For sparkling wine and Champagne, flat simply means the wines have lost their bubbles or effervescence.
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  • Champagne is one of the best known wine regions in France and is about 100 miles northeast of Paris.
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  • The three main grapes grown in this region to produce Champagne are Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier.
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  • The wines produced in this region are governed by the Comite Interprofessional du vin de Champagne (CIVC) and not the AOC.
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  • Therefore, Champagne bottle labels do not have to adhere to AOC regulations.
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  • The Loire Valley is the largest producer of white wine in the country and second largest producer of sparkling wine (Champagne is first of course).
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  • Signature Wines - At Signature Wines you can also get water bottles and Champagne bottles personalized with any design of your choosing.
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  • Ask questions about the adhesive backing - This is especially important for white wine and Champagne that will be chilling in a bucket of ice water.
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  • Learn how to make a sophisticated Champagne cocktail for your next get together.
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  • Champagne cocktails are probably up there amongst the other most sophisticated cocktails to order.
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  • These are classics, but one that we tend to forget is the Champagne cocktail-a little bit of Champagne, a little liqueur and a few extras and voila!
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  • Champagne cocktails actually started out as a drink for the ladies back in the late 1800's for society's upper class.
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  • When the gentleman would retire to the study after a meal (because, of course, where else would you retire to?) to have their Cognac and brandy, the ladies would also partake with a Champagne cocktail.
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  • The simple reason was that a Champagne cocktail was not as alcoholic as a glass of Cognac or snifter of Brandy.
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  • These are all classic examples of wine related drinks and cocktails, so Champagne cocktails are really not all that strange.
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  • The secret regarding how to make a Champagne cocktail that tastes as elegant as it looks is starting with good Champagne or sparkling wine.
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  • Some people say you need to use real French Champagne for the cocktail but it really isn't necessary.
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  • Flute of sparkling wine/Champagne - Champagne cocktails should always be served in a flute.
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  • Try out these classic recipes when first learning how to make a Champagne cocktail.
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  • Wine drinks on the go will appreciate the safety and convenience of the neoprene wine bottle holders designed to hold a wide assortment of sizes - Mini wine bottles, splits, standard 750 ml and larger champagne bottles.
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  • Gift baskets are available for as little as $25 up to their super baskets that include Champagne or large wine assortments for $125 to $225.
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  • Cork has more uses than just for the tops of your favorite champagne or wine bottles.
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  • Ice cold Champagne is a favorite for celebrating special occasions and during the holidays.
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  • Read on to learn more about how to serve an ice cold bottle of your favorite champagne.
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  • There is an art to opening a bottle of Champagne.
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  • If you've never opened a bottle of Champagne before, here are a few tips to make it a memorable, not a dangerous, experience!
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  • Before you open a bottle of champagne, it is important to have the correct glass for the occasion.
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  • Champagne flutes are ideal for serving this beverage.
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  • A wire cage covers the cork on a Champagne bottle.
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  • The champagne shouldn't be gushing out of the bottle.
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  • Savor Champagne, but do not allow it to become warm.
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  • To have the name Champagne on the label, the bubbly must come from Champagne, France, otherwise, it's called sparkling wine.
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  • If you haven't included ice cold Champagne in your celebrations before, now is the time to try them!
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  • There are many types of champagne on the market that will fit any taste and budget.
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  • Try a bottle of ice cold champagne at your next special event and celebrate in style!
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  • Unlike Champagne, true Pinot Noir doesn't have to come from Burgundy, France.
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  • Buying wholesale Champagne glasses will save you money when you are planning a large party or get together.
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  • What type of wholesale Champagne glasses you buy really comes down to personal preference.
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  • Champagne flute - A flute glass is tall, narrow and has a long stem.
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  • Flutes are one of the most commonly used glasses for Champagne.
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  • Coupe - This type of Champagne glass is also referred to as a goblet or saucer.
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  • Take note though, most Champagne connoisseurs do not recommend drinking bubbly out of this style glass.
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  • Trumpet flute - Much like the classic Champagne flute in design, except the bowl or globe is much more narrow at the bottom and wider at the top.
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  • Once you have decided on what type of Champagne glass you would like, you need to decide on materials.
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  • Basically, wholesale Champagne glasses are made of either glass or plastic.
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  • American Discount Glassware - This website offers both Champagne flutes and saucers.
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  • Custom Glassware will also match any other wholesale Champagne glass prices from different vendors.
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  • Super Wholesaler - This site offers any number of Champagne flutes at wholesale prices.
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  • Cocktail Vibe - If you are looking for smaller quantities of Champagne glasses but still want them at wholesale prices, check out Cocktail Vibe's selection of glassware.