Pop a bottle of fizzy for Queen Lizzy

Though it’s not on Canada's radar, the UK is producing quality sparkling wines.

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Queen Elizabeth and Prime Minister Stephen Harper attend Canada Day celebrations on Parliament Hill on July 1, 2010.
Asha Hingorani
Published: Wednesday, 09/16/2015 12:00 am EDT

Age a bottle of wine for years—even decades—and if you’re lucky, it will mature into an elegant, polished and sophisticated wine. This seems a fitting analogy to describe Canada’s head of state, Queen Elizabeth, who as of Sept. 9 is the longest-reigning monarch in British history.

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