4 Sparkling Wines to Nurse You Through Winter
Not just for toasting the holidays, these bottless are also ideal mates for winter fare.
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Bartenura Prosecco ($17)
This dry, kosher spritzy wine from Italy’s Veneto region has aromas and flavors of ripe peaches with a crisp finish, perfect to marry with pasta (red or white sauce), baked seafood, and even brisket.
Find It: Aries Fine Wine & Spirits in White Plains and Wine Bazaar in New Rochelle
Freixenet Brut Cava Cordon Negro ($12)
This easy-drinking sparkler shows pears and apples on the nose and palate. Pair it with roast Cornish hens, as well as hearty beef or lamb stews.
Find It: Stew Leonard’s Wines & Spirits in Yonkers and Suburban Wines & Spirits in Yorktown Heights
Mumm Napa Brut Prestige Sparkling Wine ($19)
This fizzy California sparkling wine tastes of apples with a hint of lime in its creamy finish. It mates well with turkey, chicken, and pork.
Find It: Varmax Liquor Pantry in Port Chester and Westchester Wine Warehouse in White Plains
Krug “Grande Cuvée” Brut Champagne ($180)
This top-of-the-line bottling features a toasty bouquet and taste, with hints of honey in its long, memorable finish. It’s ideal to match with duck, beef, or leg of lamb.
Find It: Zachys in Scarsdale and Dodd’s Liquor City & Wine Shop in Millwood