Sparkling Wines in Solvang

sparkling wineSurrounded by some of finest vineyards in the world—especially known for Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Syrah varietals—16 tasting rooms in downtown Solvang offer some delicious local sparkling wine options, too! Just in time for your 2014 New Year celebration, here’s a few bubbly ideas: At Lucas & Lewellen Tasting Room, experience their 2011 Blanc de Noirs Sparkling Wine, made in the traditional French méthode champenoise style from a cuvée of 80% Pinot Noir and 20% Chardonnay from nearby Los Alamos Vineyards. At the Wandering Dog Wine Bar, you can try out the “Bubbles Flight” of 3 ounces each of three sparklers including an Italian, an authentic French  champagne and the very festive local Flying Goat Cellars “Goat Bubbles” from the Santa Maria Valley. Be sure to stroll and taste some local vintages to bring some cheer to your new year! Check out all the details here: