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There are so many more wonderful sparkling wines to discover alongside champagne. If you’re helping to compile a wine list in your venue, picking a wine for a function, or sharpening up your wine vocabulary to take your service game to the next level, it’s time to get familiar with the other members of the bubble family.

In this online lesson, sommelier Kristene King Thrall talks you through the different sparkling wine types you should be familiar with.

What you'll learn in The most common sparkling wines lesson

  • The most common sparkling wines produced in France, Spain, and Italy
  • The different ways still wine becomes sparkling and the effects of these processes

Who the Wine knowledge essentials course is for

Servers and bartenders, it’s time to release your inner somm! Sharpen up your service skills and up your wine game with help from the world’s best.


Kristene King Thrall

Kristene King Thrall is a sommelier and Director of Training at Louie’s Wine Dive in Kansas City. As a wine educator, she is passionate about introducing diners to new and exciting brands.

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