Looking for a special sparkling wine to ring in the new year? Minnesota wine makers are branching out and creating sparkling wines that are perfect for ushering in a prosperous 2020. Ask for them at your local wine shop or, better yet, take a trip out to the winery.
One of the best bubblies coming from the North, Equinoce is made with Frontenac gris and Frontenac blanc grapes. Its long, citrus finish makes it a great closer for the end of a special night. $32, chankaskawines.com
Clink glasses with the effervescent semi-sparkling rosé from Brianna grapes, which balances between sweet and dry, giving you a pop of berry at the end. $25, shop.schramvineyards.com
Nothing brings the party quite like a Moscato, so you can expect big fun from this ruby Minnescato. It’s a light, semi-dry sparkling blush wine from 100 percent Minnesota-grown grapes, capped with a bottle cap. $19, carloscreekwinery.com
Grab the 2017 Cuvée du Peltier before it’s gone. The limited-production sparkler blooms in your glass with floral notes that give way to a zippier citrus finish. $35, 7vinesvineyard.com
Sparkling Edelweiss is made with 100 percent locally grown Edelweiss grapes. The apple and pear notes are balanced in this dry bubbly against lilting florals to make it a charmer in the glass. $20, cannonriverwinery.com