Sharing Champagne with friends and family is a great way to celebrate the holidays. In fact, Champagne also makes a wonderful gift this time of year.
And some Champagne retailers have crafted Champagne gift sets expressly for that purpose.
Our Top 10 selections Priced Low to High
(Note: 1st on the list is a sparkling wine)
1) Cupcakes & Sparkling Wine Gift Set
Price – $39.99
The passion for cupcakes is here to stay with Stonewall Kitchen’s wonderfully moist cupcakes and deliciously creamy frosting mix. Coupled with a bottle of Cupcake Prosecco and you’re set to have a good time!
Raise a glass of this refreshing Prosecco that sparkles with fine effervescence. Aromas of white peach, grapefruit and honeydew melon lead to flavors of creamy ripe lemon, refined citrus and a toasted brioche finish. Cupcake crafts this wine using only the best Glera grapes ” the official grape of Prosecco ” from their vineyards in Italy.
The process centers on the charmat method, in which the wine undergoes a secondary fermentation in stainless steel tanks to produce its characteristic clean finish.
Stonewall Kitchen’s Chocolate Coconut Cupcake and Frosting Mixes
12 white candles
12 paper liners
2) Nicolas Feuillatte Rose Champagne and Ice Bucket
Price – $49.99
Exquisite rose Champagne paired with an elegant chilling bucket designed speciï¬cally to serve sparkling wine. This rose is the signature of Nicolas Feuillatte ” intense, audacious pleasure. There is simply no other rose Champagne like this cuvee ” it explodes in the glass with vivid aromas and flavors of raspberry, strawberry and red currants.
3) Unwind with Rewined Candle and Canard-Duchene Gift Set
Price – $64.99
Unwind by lighting a Rewined candle and opening a bottle of Canard-Duchene Champage Rose’. These luxury candles are made from repurposed wine bottles, and filled with oils carefully blended to develop a fragrance that embraces the delicious flavors and aromas of Champagne.
Coupled with this long lasting candle is a bottle of 91 pt rated Canard-Duchene Authentic Brut Rose’, a very elegant wine, with graphite, cherry and citrus aromas and flavors. This makes a great gift for wine lovers, candle lovers, or those who love all things green.
The Champagne stands apart for its intense, fresh fruit aromas of strawberries, with a subtle hint of grenadine, against a backdrop of mineral notes for enhanced freshness.
Rewined Signature Wine Bottle Candle:
11 oz hand poured premium soy wax candle. This glass container is hand crafted from recycled wine bottles. The luxurious candle fragrance is inspired by the Champagne wine varietals.
4) Champagne & Holiday 19-pc Godiva Chocolates Gift Set
Price – $69.99
The majority of the blend of Piper-Heidsieck signature Cuvee Brut is composed of Pinot Noir. Hand selected parcels of Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay also play important roles in the elaboration of this well-balanced cuvee.
Selected reserve wines from preceding years are incorporated into the blend to ensure consistency of style year after year. The blend is aged for minimum 24 months on the lees before release. This champagne pairs beautifully with the Holiday 19-pc Godiva Ballotin of assorted deep dark chocolates, smooth milks, velvety ganaches, classic truffles and pralines.
This Godiva Holiday Ballotin is finished with a red ribbon and a festive ornament from Christopher Radko, creator of fine European glass ornaments for more than a quarter of a century. This gift is the ultimate statement of gratitude and warmest holiday greetings. Gift Includes: Piper-Heidsieck Brut Cuvee Godiva 19-pc Gold Ballotin Assorted Chocolates Pursuant to state laws in New York, gifts that contain both food and wine will be sent in two separate packages.
5) Sokolin’s Champagne Value Gift Set
Price – $74.95
Sokolin is offering two under-the-radar bubblies that over-deliver in quality! They are stylish, show incredibly well and make a wonderful gift for the host of any holiday party. Sokolin insists everyone will be impressed with these Champagnes. This gift set includes: 1 Bottle – NV Lallier – 92 WS 1 Bottle – NV Henriot Brut Souverain – 93 WS
Sokolin is celebrating their 79th year, and was founded in 1934 when original owner David Sokolin received one of the first liquor licenses issued by New York State after Prohibition was repealed. Today Sokolin is run by Dave Sokolin, grandson of David, and is an internationally renowned luxury retailer specializing in fine wines from long-established wine-producing regions, as well as emerging viticultural areas.
6) Bollinger Special Cuvee Gift Set with 2 Glasses
Price – $82
This Bollinger Special Cuvee gift box contains a 75cl bottle of Bollinger Special Cuvee champagne along with two beautiful Bollinger engraved flutes in a sleek red case.
The house style of Bollinger is one of the most distinctive – fresh yet with a yeasty richness and full-bodied.
The famous house of Mme Lily Bollinger produces a mighty, full-bodied Champagne of great class. Delightfully pale gold in colour, the mousse is light and persistent. Densely packed apple and pear fruits give way to a noticeably creamy, caramel-like finish.
This fuller style makes it an excellent choice to match with food.
7) Piper Heidsieck Brut Rose Champagne & Exotic Truffles
Price – $103
Pour a little pink bubbly to start any celebration! Piper Heidsieck brut rosÃ¨ Champagne pours a rich, deep crimson. Lively effervescence is punctuated by notes of plum, cherry and blood orange and finishes with a touch of cinnamon.
Consume within 10 days
Manufactured in a facility that handles tree nuts, peanuts, sesame seeds, milk, wheat and soy.
*Our truffles are made with fresh cream and have a shelf life of only 10 days. The truffles should be frozen until ready to consume. Bring to room temperature to indulge.
8) Krug Grande Cuvee For Two, Sharing Gift Set
Price – $246
The Krug Sharing Set is a truly complete gift; a bottle of Grande Cuvee, the most generous Champagne in the world with exceptional finesse in a luxuriously reusable case alongside two specially – designed Riedel crystal glasses.
The clasp of the presentation case includes a plaque which, alongside the engraved emblem of the House, includes the embossed initials of the beneficiary – thus ensuring it remains a keepsake long after the last drop of Champagne is spent.
Nestled beside the bottle of Krug Grande Cuvee are two crystal glasses made exclusively for Krug by world – renowned glass-maker Riedel. Named The Joseph in dedication to the Founder of the House, Joseph Krug, this sublime instrument was created to enhance every aspect of the sensorial Krug experience.
The Krug Sharing Set is a truly special way to share the ultimate pleasure of exploring Krug. Over twenty years of passion and savoir faire go into making Krug Grande Cuvee, recreated from scratch every year with a blend of over 120 wines from at least 10 different vintages, some reaching up to 15 years of age, followed by a rest of at least six years in the cellars.
Exquisite today, Krug Grande Cuvee also ages beautifully. Its unique freshness in the mouth, with rich and tangy flavours offers a delightful explosion of sensations and aromas.
The Krug Sharing Set is our invitation to all our Krug Lovers; gift the pioneering spirit and elegant finesse of Krug, start new adventures and create a lifetime of enchanting moments.
9) The Ultimate Holiday Champagne Gift Set
Price – $375.00
This luxurious gift set features one bottle of the 98-point 2002 Dom Perignon Rose (Dark Jewel Metal Labels), the highest scoring Dom Perignon Rose in history, along with an elegant pair of Riedel Vinum Cuvee Prestige Champagne flutes. 2002 is one of the greatest vintages of Champagne, and this wine is a legend in the making.
Robert Parker noted, “Most of the greatest rose Champagnes I have ever tasted have been Dom Perignon.” A perfect gift choice for the most discerning Champagne lover. This gift set includes: 1 Bottle – 2002 Dom Perignon Rose (Dark Jewel Metal Labels) – 98 RP 1 Pair – Riedel Vinum Cuvee Prestige Champagne Flutes.
10) Two Bottles of Champagne and a Pair of Custom-Made Flutes
Price – $650
Piper-Heidsieck has teamed up with French crystal-maker Baccarat to create a holiday gift featuring two bottles of bubbly and a pair of custom-made flutes.
Set in a red-varnished wood case, the limited edition holiday gift set includes a bottle of 1996 and 2006 Vintage Brut, along with two Chateau Baccarat flutes, designed by oenologist Bruno Quenioux.