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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Perfect Pb&j Pairings

Perfect Pairings For An Upgraded PB&J

In sticky-sweet celebration of National Peanut Butter and Jelly Day, we’ve decided to elevate this classic American staple from the lunchbox to the wine cellar. While time has proven the classic PB&J to be a thing of enduring perfection, we couldn’t help but wonder about upgrading your ingredients for a…

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Champagne How-to

How To Properly Open A Champagne Bottle

There’s nothing suave about shooting a Champagne cork into the face of your Valentine’s Day date. Even screaming, “Duck!” tends to knock the cool out of your step; especially when there’s a proper method for opening a bottle of bubbly. Learn how to properly open a bottle of Champagne by…

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NYE Party Hosting Tips

It’s going to be the last party of the year! But before you pop your cork — make sure your champagne is paired with an appetizer that’ll make you look like a gourmet guru. Hop into your nearest Spec’s and pick up one of these classy pairings of sparkling wine…

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10 Champagnes Under $15!

If you plan to pop, fizz and clink your way into the New Year, we have the selection and savings to fill up your flute! Taking your night up a notch with a crisp, quality champagne doesn’t have to be costly. Here is a list of our favorite bubblys on…

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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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