BY: BIJANKA ZUBONJA
Nothing beats a hot summer’s day like a glass of champagne or sparkling propped with a strawberry – after all, summer isn’t called the champagne drinking season for nothing!
As we’re lucky enough to celebrate the festive season during the hottest month of the year, a Christmas lunch isn’t complete with a fabulous seafood selection, your nearest and dearest and of course, a glass of bubbles!
Take a little bit of stress out of this Christmas season as we’ve rounded up nothing but the best bottles of champagne and sparkling you need to show off around your family and friends.
Click through to see what bottles you should be popping this season – thank us later!
House of Arras Brut Elite NV (RRP: $49.99)
Grown in Tasmania, renowned as Australia’s best sparkling wine region, this vintage style bottle combines much loved sparkling grape elements to give off a structural elegance you can’t say no to. Use it as the perfect accompaniment to an afternoon cheese platter and you’ve got yourself an unforgettable Christmas family lunch.