Everything you need to know about Champagne

WASHINGTON — Pass a glass and pop the cork: Oct. 19 is Global Champagne Day — as if one needs an excuse to drink the bubbly beverage.

Yes, similar to pancakes, pizza and hugs, Champagne has a spot on the calendar of made-up holidays — and we’re OK with it. In fact, we’re embracing it with some fun facts, tips and recommendations from an expert.

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