• Festivals & Local Eats
  • Italian Wine Seminar at ICCC

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  • A Champagne by Any Other Name…

    What’s in a name?  With sparkling wine, quite a bit.  Don’t think of “champagne” as a blanket term for wine with bubbles.  Here’s a general and simplified rule:  Champagne is only champagne if it comes from the Champagne region in France.  Prosecco comes from the Veneto region of Italy.  And cava comes from Spain.  Everything […]