Ready. Set. Prosecco!

Prosecco is Italy’s most famous sparkling wine. Known for its aromas and flavors of white spring flowers, citrus fruits, green apples and pears. They are balanced with lively acidity and an elegant mousse. People are often confused by the differences between Prosecco and Champagne, as they’re both sparkling wines from…

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Thanksgiving Made Easy!

Ahhh, Thanksgiving. The glorious day of turkey approaches, and if turkey was all you served, pairing a wine would be a breeze. But once the sides start arriving, pairing becomes almost impossible! The key is to choose wines that synchronize with a variety of ingredients and seasonings. By keeping a…

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Champagne Cheers From Now to New Year’s!

The holiday season is in full swing, so it’s time to break out the bubbly! From holiday gatherings to New Year’s cheers, sparkling wine is a festive choice for every occasion, and there’s a bubbly for all price points and palates. Here are Spec’s picks for tantalizing toasts to last…

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The Best Bubblies! Champagne and Sparking Wines

  • November 13, 2012
  • Wine

The holiday season is reason for celebration, and what better accompaniment to an awesome affair than a sparkling wine from Spec’s? Why call it “sparkling wine” instead of Champagne? You may have heard the word “champagne” used to describe all bubblies – but using the Champagne designation on the label…

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This Week’s Must-Have Wines Under $15!

Here are four wines that are must-haves for this week; all are perfect for a range of different types of foods.  From aperitifs to dessert, slightly-spicy Asian food to a slice of that perfect pepperoni pizza, any of these wines will do the trick!  And, at all under-$15, you won’t…

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