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What is Méthode Champenoise Sparkling Wine?

Méthode Champenoise is the traditional French Method of making Sparkling Wine. Please see the attached diagram that details Méthode Champenoise Sparkling Wine from start to finish. Learn More

 

Do you make other kinds of Sparkling Wine? I.e Charmant, Prosecco, Cava or Carbonated Bubbles

We currently do not specialize in any sparkling wine other than Méthode Champenoise.

 

Can you work with cans or kegs for your sparkling wine?

Due to the extensive process of Méthode Champenoise sparkling wine, we cannot transfer into cans or kegs for our sparkling wine.

 

How many cases are required for purchase?

We offer a variety of styles and appellations, please contact the Business Development team for pricing and minimums.

 

Can I purchase Private Label sparkling wine for my wedding?

We can only sell our Private Label Sparkling wine to bonded wineries, licensed retailers or distributors. If you would like to purchase the R&R Sparkling Wine, please see here.

 

What appellations do your grapes come from?

We source fruit from multiple regions in California, please contact the Business Development team for specific appellations.

 

Do you I need to have a bonded winery or distributors license to create my own private label sparkling?

Yes, this is an important step that must be completed before Rack & Riddle can move forward with your order. For any questions about compliance or licensing, please visit the TTB website.

 

What is the cost for Private Label sparkling wine?

For our current availability and pricing, please contact the Business Development team for pricing and minimums.

 

What is the lead time from placing an order to completion?

When placing an order with Rack & Riddle for Private Label Shiners it can depend on Label Approval lead times and label delivery date. Once we have your labels on site, it will take 2-3 weeks for your schedule date.

 

What other services do you offer at Rack & Riddle?

We offer full service custom crush for both Still and Sparkling Wines. In addition, we can provide still wine bottling, barrel storage and wine laboratory services. Learn More.

 

What are Rack & Riddle’s still wine bottling capabilities?

Our newly upgraded still wine bottling is state of the art, fully automated and offers advanced robotics for efficient, accurate, and rapid production. Please contact the Business Development team for pricing and availability.

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