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New Year's Eve and Champagne are a perfect (if sometimes pricey) pairing. And while emptying your bank account for a bottle of 1982 Cristal might not be a viable option for you, December 31 is a night when a glass of Cheeky Vimto just ain’t going to cut it. But, lo! There is a solution to this alcoholic conundrum. Tracking down decently priced Champagne is easy if you know where to look.
Fortunately for you, we’ve spent the past week poring over (or simply pouring) the best bargain Champagnes around, and we found that you can get a pretty decent bottle of bubs for as little as a tenner. Yep, 10-pound coins. Roll up to your NYE party with one of these bottles of awesome and we promise you’ll be the toast of the town (and still have cash left over). Ladies and gentleman, this is what we call a win-win situation.
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