Champagne may be your favourite tipple or it may be called for when a special occasion comes along and at the Fine Wine Company we have champagnes for every budget. Every bottle we offer is of the highest quality and here we’re looking at five of our best offerings under £50.
Ayala, Brut Majeur – Non-Vintage
With a pale gold colour and a combination of chardonnay, pinot meunier and pinot noir grapes, this classy yet affordable champagne has a rich aroma and has a balanced flavour which is bound to go down well whatever the occasion.
It’s the pinot noir in this wine which provides its richness and the chardonnay add in a touch of delicacy and finesse. One of the best value champagnes we stock, this is a great choice for many different events.
Bollinger, Special Cuvee – Non-Vintage
Rich in the flavours of crystallised fruit and vanilla, the true quality of Bollinger comes to life in the Special Cuvee. It is made from the first-run juicy only and most of their vineyards have Grand Cru or Premier status, ensuring every champagne they produce is of the highest class.
It is made of a blend of chardonnay and pinot noir grapes and has gentle pale gold hues which look fantastic bubbling away in your crystal flutes.
Charles Heidsieck, Rose Reserve – Non-Vintage
Fresh and zesty when compared with other champagnes, this Rose Reserve has a real complexity to it. It is coral pink in colour and it is rich in the scent of strawberries and aromatic peaches with gingerbread and cinnamon undertones. It is created from a blend of chardonnay, pinot meunier and pinot noir and offers a long and balanced finish.
Jacquart Champagne, Brut Mosaique – Non-Vintage
Fine, long lasting bubbles characterise this straw yellow champagne. Made from a combination of chardonnay, pinot meunier and pinot noir this great value champagne offers a fresh fruity grape and pear nose with hints of crusty bread and on the palate it packs a real punch with spiced fruit flavours, that intriguing bready depth and wonderful balance.
Veuve Cliquot, White Label Demi Sec – Non-Vintage
Veuve Cliquot is loved around the world for its most popular yellow label champagne but their white label is also more than worth your attention. Incredibly delicious and more than worth it’s price tag, Veuve Cliquot White Label Demi Sec combines sweet fruit flavours with a touch of vanilla and a long, smooth finish. It is produced from a blend of chardonnay and pinot noir grapes.