Thinking of pickling up a bottle of bubbly this weekend? Like chocolate, Champagne gets lumped in with the tropes of Valentine's Day, but hey — I will take any opportunity to drink more Champagne. Just don't stop after the holiday.
Consider Valentine's Day this year an opportunity to brush up on your knowledge of sparkling wine and Champagne. Do you know what Champagne really is, and how to open a bottle the elegant way? Read on for that and more, including the best foods to serve with Champagne (spoiler: everything).