8 part video series on the history of Champagne filmed in France

Champagne Sorbet Recipe

champagne sorbet

Serves 8

300g (10½ oz) caster sugar
250ml (9 fl oz) water
600ml (1pt) sparkling white wine
3 Tbsp freshly squeezed lemon juice
2 egg whites
4 Tbsp icing sugar


Smoked salmon spread to pair with champagne

smoked salmon spread

This smoked salmon spread is truly fabulous with a glass of champagne.

Put all the ingredients in a blender and Voila!! You have a super delicious and easy dip that is good for you. This may become a staple in your home too!

Prep time: 15 minutes


Champagne, Shrimp and Pasta

champagne shrimp pastaphoto credit Venguyen

Tres easy and tres elegant! Try this champagne, shrimp and pasta dish!

"Toss hot, cooked pasta with cream and parsley, spoon the rich shrimp with champagne and cream sauce over the pasta, and top with

Champagne Truffle Recipe


A delicious, satisfying small treat with only 88 calories!

Looking for a great make ahead gift idea for the holidays or for yourself anytime? Give Cooking Light's Champagne Truffle Recipe a try! Hands on 20 minutes to assemble, 2 hours to chill dough, then scoop into balls and refrigerate until ready to serve. Read More...

A Champagne Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving 2012

Let’s pretend these pictured grapes are Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay, the three varietals in champagne. Yes, champagne is a perfect wine for Turkey and the Thanksgiving meal! The following are some menu pairing suggestions Read More...