Tag: cocktail

  • Celebrate 2020

    Roll in the new decade and New Year.   Today’s Drink! If you had a good year drink one glass of Champagne.  If you had a bad year, drink a bottle of Champagne. 

  • Why Drink Champagne in the Spring?

    There are seven reasons. Black and Paper recommends these cocktail recipes:   Mimosa Champagne + Orange Juice Bellini Champagne + Peach Juice Pomegranate Mimosa Champagne + Pomegranate Juice  Lemonade Mimosa Champagne + Lemonade Sorbet Float Champagne + Sorbet  Strawberry Bellini Champagne + Strawberry  Sparkling Julep Champagne + Mint + Tea Spoon of Sugar Use Veuve […]

  • History of Champagne

  • A Healthy Start 2019

    Do not think of Champagne as alcohol. Champagne can be a part of a healthy breakfast on January 1st. Vitamin C + Optimism is a way to start the New Year. Instead of a hangover remedy after December 31st. Traditionally, I start the year with a Mimosa in the morning. Why? Because a bright cocktail […]



    Eating is VULGAR! DRINK CHAMPAGNE!  This holiday season, like all holiday seasons is about getting together with family and friends to celebrate. The Yuletide cheer is in the air.  However, I am recommending less is better, and more is superior.  Eating is out! Drink the Best! After all, how many times have you heard a […]

  • Black and Paper Christmas List Piper-Heidsieck

    Black and Paper Christmas List Piper-Heidsieck

    Founded in 1785, Champagne House Piper-Heidsieck has been the chosen drink of emperors and imperial courts.¬† 18th century Champagne production techniques ¬†handed down from generation to generation. A bottle of Cuvee Sublime is ideal with Chocolate. Piper-Heidsick Christmas Collection are: Essential Cuvee Brut, Curvee Brut, Rose Sauvage, and Curvee Sublime. Piper-Heidsieck is available in fine […]