Each year, as January first approaches, millions of people throughout the world take time out from their busy lives to contemplate a very important decision that will guide them into the new year: which type of sparkling wine should they drink on New Year's Eve?
Before diets have been started, gym memberships have been obtained, and our quests to become all-around better humans have begun, we must first attend to the very important matter of sending the previous year out in spectacular style. It is now common knowledge, through much scientific research (conducted primarily by the professional wine-tasting scientists at Paul Marcus Wines), that the most appropriate method of doing so is by the consumption of sparkling wine. With the plethora of options available to us, this presents a difficult dilemma that we all must face.
Prosecco or Cava? Crèmant or Champagne? Blanc de Blancs or rosé? The choices can be overwhelming. To assist with your transition into 2014, we have prepared a handy flowchart to aid you in the bubbly selection process: