Posts Tagged ‘bubbly’


12 Days of Courtâge Giveaway – Day 9

Dec 21, 2014

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Only a few days left of the 12 Days of Courtâge Giveaway! The holidays are a busy time for entertaining so impress guests with our Day 9 Giveaway gifts – Parisian Bistro package that includes 48-piece appetizer set, French-themed skewers and serving plate, and mini Eiffel Tower. Slow down and enjoy the simple pleasures of […]

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Celebrate Dad with Backyard Bubbly

Jun 13, 2014

June holds the promise of the summer to come: warm days and cool nights, clear skies and bright stars, and lots of outdoor entertaining with friends and family. Graduation, wedding and solstice celebrations may fill your calendar, but remember this month it’s all about Dad. Here’s to a memorable, fun-filled Father’s Day this Sunday, June […]

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Five Tips for Serving Bubbly

Apr 18, 2014

Serving up a crisp, refreshing glass of French sparkling wine is the first step to a decadent Easter brunch, an evening with your girlfriends, or a romantic night with your love. We have five quick tips to help set the tone for your next occasion with Le Grand Courtâge Blanc de Blancs Brut or Brut […]

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Last minute gifts, anyone?

Dec 18, 2013

With the late Thanksgiving this year, even more of us will be scrambling to get through our holiday gift lists this Christmas. Fortunately, many websites are still taking orders for shipment by Christmas Eve, including Le Grand Courtȃge and some of our favorite online stores for wine and champagne gifts and accessories.  Toss Designs offers […]

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What is the difference between “Champagne” and “Sparkling Wine”?

Nov 15, 2013

As we roll into the holiday season, we will hear many more corks “popping” as bottles of sparkling wine and champagne are opened to celebrate the season. A question that we are often asked is, “What is the difference between “Sparkling Wine” and “Champagne”?  The easy and short answer is that sparkling wine can only be […]

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Life is a Special Occasion

Nov 2, 2013

 Every moment in life is one worth savoring, as it is a moment you can never get back. From the big, momentous occasions, to the small, seemingly fleeting moments, every moment is a memory.  And as Pavese once said, “We do not remember days, we remember the moments.” Today we’re celebrating these every day moments. […]

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4th of July Inspiration

Jul 1, 2013

We are so excited to get together with dear friends and family this July 4th. We love serving bubbly with barbecue – here are some inspiring recipes for your outdoor dining menu this Independence Day! 1.  Grilled Zucchini Bruschetta, found here. 2. Peach, Mozzarella, and Fresh Basil Salad; seen here. 3. Mediterranean Spiced Lamb Burger, found here. […]

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The Origins of Sparkling Wine

May 29, 2013

Here at Le Grand Courtâge, we’ll find ourselves musing about what’s inside of our sparkling wine bottles and how this delightful beverage came to be.  So we decided to look deep into the history and origin of this lovely and effervescent beverage that has become of so popular, and synonymous with special occasions.  Did any one person […]

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