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I am a new age Australian resident that is experiencing this new continent with a fresh set of eyes. 

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Here a six fabulous sparkling wines to help woo your love on Valentine's Day.

Choosing the perfect sparkling wine for a romantic occasion such as Valentine's Day is a Herculean task.

Great wines for Valentines.

Great wines for Valentines. Pic: Shutterstock

But don't fret. I'm a big fan of romance and trust me, these suggestions will not steer you wrong.

A sip of this delicious drop sees hints of lemon, white flowers and spices twirling in your mouth. The Grand Cellier is 70% Chardonnay and 30% Pinot Noir.

IL Posto Prosecco is a sparkling wine made in the extra-dry style, with a long-lingering cascade of pinpoint bubbles that create a rich, lively mousse in the glass.

The Grand Reserve Brut is minerally infused with red fruits on a silky, midweight frame. It has gorgeous length and a refined subtle mousse.

A company secret that is crafted from 100% Pinot Noir, this wine has spent 36 months on lees producing a complex wine of strawberries, raspberries, with layers of marmalade and spicy fruits.

But if you really want to make your occasion special and grand, I would suggest these two masterpieces.

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The ‘Pas Dose’ refers to the ‘zero dosage’ style of the wine; such is the richness gained by extended lees ageing that the wine requires no additional sweetness at bottling.

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The Pinot is mostly felt in the wine’s richness and texture. Dried pears, flowers, spices and anise emerge over time, but is first and foremost a wine of subtlety.

So go ahead, try them, get your relationship 'sparkling' and thank me later.

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