Choosing a champagne to ring in 2013
Bubbly advice for all budgets
- Duration 4:55
- Date Dec 31, 2012
Bubbly advice for all budgets
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What champagne will you toast when the clock strikes twelve tonight here with the best bubbly for every budget is champagne expert.
From Moet Hennessy USA my good friend Samantha Barnes good this is America to see you having hair happy new year to you people don't.
Know much about champagne they go -- they just grab whatever's there that's a mistake we're gonna educate them this morning.
And let's start with the difference between sparkling.
And champagne because there is a big that Texas where -- Bob.
You're right there is a difference so for a bubbly.
A blind to be called champagne and it's come from the champagne region of France and so for instance the -- on -- is actually Napa Valley sparkling wine.
So not only does its talk about the difference is where the grapes -- ground but.
The number of years that bottles have been aged and the different process to make champagne and different grapes used you don't have to have a champagne sparkling is just perfect -- that one.
In particular just 22 dollars of that does the -- very -- yeah it's a great option for this New Year's -- you know depending on what kind of party you're going to what kind of celebration you're having there's something for everybody probably the most recognizable is -- -- And pure domestic -- -- always see around new years -- why it's the world's most loved champagne -- about forty dollars it's a great.
Really says it's a celebration and it's the perfect champagne for and I like to act if you want a class set up a little bit -- -- my colleague Alison tends to lose lean towards.
Move -- code and -- re think how you dead -- -- right -- that's a little bit more but what's the difference here it is you know the styles a little bit different and all that sounds a little bit more -- -- for Mexico is that pinot -- dominant style a little bit more full -- it.
At about 45 dollars it's a great way great option for the -- 45 dollars just five dollars more than the -- Imperial we're going next them again a little fancier about forty bucks -- -- yes -- art now this is a beautiful bottle of champagne.
It's called a -- -- -- which means it's made only from Chardonnay grapes and -- -- art is the oldest champagne house in the world founded and 1729.
So in terms of a flavor you'll notice a distinct difference between the others it's very -- again so I'm being just one great trial -- -- -- the restaurant one of three grapes.
-- it has had a distinctively different style and if you want elegance if you want to Mercedes maybe the Rolls Royce of champagnes everyone talks about dom.
And it's not as unbelievably expensive as some might think it's a 159 dollars.
But this is kind of your Mercedes why I mean it's the king of -- it is it's very special because it's always a vintage so while these are non vintage champagnes.
Don't pairing has only made an extraordinary years and so this is -- to vintage 2003.
Which is two will certainly send a message that -- ringing in new year very special way that's did you bring many guys working has lasted FOX & Friends I mean that's the kind -- someone's birthday I don't know Clinton's birthday or claims -- -- All I want to ask you about storage before we -- yeah it's up.
Obviously you have a bottle of champagne that's been sitting around I don't know a couple of months.
You got a different occasion didn't open it is it okay does it go bat chipping it doesn't go bad like wine at ages beautifully so.
As -- hasn't been exposed to extreme heat or cold should be.
Ready to drink just chill down it's okay how to open you can obviously.
Put out an -- -- if you do the wrong thing years I don't get salaried away like -- -- how about the saints take.
The foil off which got -- -- advance.
And keeping a thumb on the top of and a cage okay so say we don't want it said.
Get away from us here yes unscrew.
Unto -- -- the cage on the -- about six twists today and can't thumb on the other kids.
Mom I can and then hold the bottom of the bottle yet time and just gentler.
Hand on top but yet don't -- And gently twists the -- hang onto it gently twist -- on the bottom and then -- just -- -- let your little up.
Well I'm perfect -- -- -- -- -- It's fun -- atmosphere like that.
-- -- -- -- you want to injure anybody and why did you wanna spill any champagne having the pop you know -- court comes out is enough I'm claiming you gonna come have a.
A glass of champagne it's your birthday for crying out.
-- -- and would give some of the crew here as well.
On cement the Barnes we love having him for a moment Tennessee.
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-- -- happy new year to everybody.
And how -- the camera a music class of champagne get out of -- -- go to -- told the cumulative drinking.
Get a wobbly used how to get -- and happy new year.
All right thank you so much Samantha coming up on the.