Champagne is a sparkling wine produced in the famous grape grown, Champagne region in France. Champagne houses have been promoting the wine's image as a royal and aristocratic drink.Champagne bottles can be found in different price ranges. The most expensive champagne bottle can cost $50,000. Roederer Louis Cristal Champagne is one of the most expensive brands sold between $6,000 to $10,000. Another famous champagne brand is the Dom Perignon which prices range from $200 up to $1,000.Even though champagne can be considered an expensive drink, there are many brands that are more accessible and still have a fantastic taste. We have listed the top 5 best champagnes that you can purchase under $80. Cheers!
#1 Charles Gardet Champagne Brut
Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France. Superb millésime, with delicate aromas. An elegant bit of fizz, very drinkable, quite mellow. Composition: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir.
Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France. A golden color, distinctive of black grape varieties. Very fine bubbles. On the nose, it has a beautiful aromatic complexity, ripe fruit and spicy aromas, with hints of roasted apples, apple compote and peaches. On the palate, there is a subtle combination of structure, length and vivacity. The bubbles are like velvet. Flavors of pear, brioche and spicy aromas, notes of fresh walnut.
Pommery Brut Royal is a non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France. This fine champagne is a blend of 40 carefully selected crus from the Champagne region. It is made up of three grape varieties: Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier, and about one-third Chardonnay. This subtle blend is then aged in the Pommery cellars for about three years in order to develop its full aroma. Fresh and vivacious, with a supple, fruity finish. A composition that is light yet well-structured and full of charm.
Moet & Chandon Champagne Imperial is a sparkling wine from Champagne, France. The champagne is a rich and a touch sweet, exuding citrus and honey flavors on an easygoing frame. Medium-bodied, with moderate intensity, it picks up a mushroom note on the finish.