Sparkling wines on a budget

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(PIX11)-- With holiday get-togethers--both planned and impromptu--around the corner , why not have a few sparkling wines on hand for a festive evening.

West Narron from City Wine Tours which hosts walking wine tours in NY and Boston is here with some budget-friendly suggestions.

WINE LIST:
Cristalino Cava NV, Spain $11.99
La Marca Prosecco, Italy $15.99
Gruet Rose NV New Mexico, USA $19.99
Chateau Moncontour Vouvray Brut Petillant NV $19.99
Louis de Sacy Brut Grand Cru Champagne France NV $34.99
Caposaldo Peach Moscato, Italy $13.99

All of these wines are available at East Houston Wine and Liquor
250 east Houston Street
N.Y., N.Y. 10002

City Wine Tours thinks that learning about wine should be as much fun as drinking it! Tours run in New York City’s SoHo or West Village neighborhoods and bring participants into the heart of each neighborhood to sample delicious wines, taste contemporary cuisine and discover great restaurants and wine shops. During each two hour tour participants visit three restaurants or wine shops, sample six wines, try several food pairings and walk a short distance from one place to the next. City Wine Tour guides are folks who LOVE wine with extensive wine knowledge and they'll share lots of fun and interesting facts about wine so you can enjoy it even more and impress your friends! Tours run every Saturday and Sunday at 3pm. You can buy tickets for $75 each at http://www.citywinetours.com.