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New Year's Eve Champagne Guide

New Year's Eve Champagne Guide, Justin Tichy, Jacksonville Public Library, Champagne Books, Completely Booked, Podcast, New Years Eve, Jacksonville

 

A Toast to 2020

Happy New Year’s Eve! On this week's episode of Completely Booked, we chat with sommelier Justin Tichy to talk about a popular staple in NYE festivities: Champagne. For an educational crash course on this bubbly libation, check out the podcast below:

 

 

Before You Buy Your Bubbles...

Justin has over 20 years of experience running wine programs and managing restaurants in Jacksonville’s food and beverage industry. He’s a level one sommelier and has taught countless wine classes throughout his career. In the podcast, we chat about the history of the Champagne region in France, how to decode labels on a bottle, misconceptions people have about popular Champagnes, the best places to find a good bottle of bubbles in Jax, and more.

 

So before you head to your usual wine spot to stock up on bubbles for New Year’s Eve, listen to epsidoe podcast for tips on picking the perfect bottle for the occasion. You may end up trying something you’ve never tried before! 

 

New Year's Eve Champagne Guide, Justin Tichy, Jacksonville Public Library, Champagne Books, Completely Booked, Podcast, New Years Eve, Jacksonville

 

Here's a recap of Justin's top 5 bottles to scout out on New Year's Eve this year:
  1. Champagne J. Lassale
  2. Champagne Vilmart
  3. Champagne Chartogne Taillet
  4. Champage Egly-Ouriet
  5. Champagne Jacques Selosse

 

Be sure to check out these book titles mentioned in the podcast to explore deeper into the world of wine:
 

 

 

 

Monday, December 30, 2019

Jacksonville Public Library