Tag Archives: Champagne

Armand de Brignac Champagnes – My Best Birthday Present Ever

Armand de Brignac Champagnes: Bottles and its boxes I received possibly the best birthday present by far: the entire line of Armand de Brignac Champagnes from a friend who lives in Paris, France. I was floored that I have the entire collection one of the premier Champagne brands in the world (and it’s considered #1 out of the 1,000 Champagnes blind tasted (may be read here from FINE Champagne Magazine). I am deeply humbled and grateful for having an amazing gift. Armand de Brignac Champagne is a prestige cuvée brand (think of the more prevalent Champagne houses in the United..

Champagnes For All Occassions

Champagne have many different styles and flavors. It’s like a pair of jeans. It sounds like a basic thing but there are details that you would look into – the fit, the leg style, the color, the material composition, etc. that would tailor to your particular liking – and Champagne, like any other food or beverage, would create products that would hope to appeal to you. So, here are a few of my recent favorite Champagnes that tickles my fancy and would be great gifts for either yourself, a loved one (like your Dad since Father’s Day is next Sunday,..

Valentine's Day Gift Guide: Libations Edition

As many of you are well aware, Valentine’s Day is coming up in a few weeks. If you have a significant other to impress and he or she loves a good bottle of wine or spirit, this would be a good guide to have ideas, ranging from the celebratory bubbly (Champagne), fine bourbons, to gin and liqueurs that would fill up his or her bar at home. Bourbon Basil Hayden http://www.smallbatch.com This 80-proof bourbon is the lightest bodied bourbon whiskey in the family of Jim Beam small batch bourbons. This spicy bourbon with a hint of honey flavor and a..

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide: Libations Edition

As many of you are well aware, Valentine’s Day is coming up in a few weeks. If you have a significant other to impress and he or she loves a good bottle of wine or spirit, this would be a good guide to have ideas, ranging from the celebratory bubbly (Champagne), fine bourbons, to gin and liqueurs that would fill up his or her bar at home. Bourbon Basil Hayden http://www.smallbatch.com This 80-proof bourbon is the lightest bodied bourbon whiskey in the family of Jim Beam small batch bourbons. This spicy bourbon with a hint of honey flavor and a..

Gifts for the Wine and Cocktail Lovers

For the person in your life who loves a good bottle of wine or cocktails, here is my list of wines and libations that he or she would like to add in their collection or for consumption. (Like my Holiday Food Gifts editorial, this list would expand as we near the holidays.) To see the list of brands, tasting notes, and where to get these alcoholic beverages, please read on after the jump. [tylr-slidr userID=”” groupID=””]http://www.flickr.com/photos/hellokitty893112/sets/72157625306347597/[/tylr-slidr] (more…)