I had the pleasure of being on CNBC’s On the Money the other day, chatting with host Becky Quick about great sparkling wines for summer (the clip is here). The nature of TV is that appearances like that one only run about three minutes or so—not enough time to mention more than a couple of wines. Since I’m a huge fan of popping open bottles of bubbly during the warm months, here are several other great possibilities:
Buy It With a $20:
NV Campo Viejo Cava Brut Reserva ($13) A surprisingly good Cava given that it’s from a producer much better known for Riojas, this refined sparkling wine offers bright green apple flavors and a dry, lightly saline finish.