Many of us are eagerly awaiting the magic hour when we get to wave goodbye to 2023 and great a new year full of promise. And as with most things, we’re determined to do this in style. So, what are the best luxury bottles of champagne, sparkling wines and non-alcoholic beverages for New Years Eve (NYE)? Here’s our round-up of the best luxury champagne brands and bottles to pop on New Year’s Eve this year to greet 2024.
expensive champagne and sparkling wine bottles – including nonalcoholic options – to ring in New Year’s Eve
2024 is upon us and ever the eternal optimists, we are hopeful for a happy and healthy new year ahead. To set the tone, a flute of bubbly champagne at the stroke of midnight — even if we’re just in our pjs in the den this year — feels like a comforting and celebratory way to start things off right.
What are the best luxury champagne and sparkling wines to ring in New Year’s Eve 2023-2024?
Since 1799, the Lelarge family has been committed to the terroir of Champagne. Over the last 20 years, they’ve moved towards organic and biodynamic farming. This bottle of Les Charmes has “depth and nuance”.
BUY NOW: $78.00.
2. Egly – Ouriet
Not for the faint of heart, this bottle of Grand Cru Champagne from the Maison Egly-Ouriet is made mainly from Pinot Noir. Francis is the fourth generation of the Egly family to produce wines from the old vine vineyards in the Grand Cru village of Ambonnay. In the 1980s, started to farm his vineyards using organic practices, long before it was in fashion.
BUY NOW: $87.94.
3. LeClerc Briant
This trailblazing Champagne house was one of the pioneers of biodynamics in Champagne. The entire vineyard is certified as organic and biodynamic. The Brut Réserve is notable for delivering the depth and fruitiness of a Champagne. It is made from 80% black grapes with underlying flavors of brioche and almond from nearly three years aging on its lees.
BUY NOW: $67.97.
4. Champ Divin
We close this list of the best bottles to try for New Year’s this year with one from a family business. Husband and wife team Fabrice and Valerie Closset-Gaziaux have educational backgrounds in agronomy and earth sciences. They have spent extensive time developing sustainable farming practices in Africa.
BUY NOW: $26.78.
For those who don’t drink but still want to join the festive mood, non-alcoholic drinks have come a long way. Here are three elevated and delicious options that prove you can have just as much fun without alcohol.
5. Noughty Sparkling Chardonnay
Noughty is an alcohol-free and low sugar sparkling sourced from 100% Organic Chardonnay grapes from Spain. As a B Corp-certified company, sustainability is emphasized from the moment the grapes leave the vineyards — making sure every step is as environmentally conscious as possible. But it’s the taste that makes this bottle a cult-favorite. Reviewers love its crisp and dry palate that is not too sweet and tastes just like the real thing.
BUY NOW: $25.99.
6. Zero Zero Deluxe
This non-alcoholic sparkling white wine with “assertive bubbles” is produced in Spain and has been lauded for its striking similarity to champagne or cava. Clean and bright and made from chardonnay grapes, it wins extra points for not being too sweet like a cloying juice. All in all, a sophisticated option for the designated drivers in your party.
BUY NOW: $28.99.
7. Perle Non-Alcoholic Sparkling Rose Wine
We found this bottle’s delicate pink color with intense shine irresistible. And with an aroma of rose petals, its the fresh and festive alternative to champagne with a beautifully balanced flavor.
BUY NOW: $27.99,
What are the best luxury champagne bottles to ring in New Year’s 2024?
May the new year bring many more opportunities to break out the bubbly with your family and friends! Here’s to a happy new year with the best champagne and non-alcoholic drinks to enjoy.