New Year’s Eve is champagne’s big day: Even 364-day-a-year teetotalers are prone to break out the bubbly to celebrate the arrival — and survival — of another year. And if you’re not a teetotaler, you already know that drinking a glass of sparkling wine can make even a weeknight feel special. But do you know what happened when Natalie Wood tried to take a bath in champagne before a wild night out in Hollywood? That a few glasses a day is actually good for you? Or that, although drinking at business lunches is on the decline, Americans are drinking more champagne than ever? Put some bubbly in your Thursday by checking out our 10 favorite facts about champagne.
- Thu, Dec 29 2011