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sparkler

n. a diamond; gemstones. Look at the sparklers on that old dame.
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Prosecco is an Italian sparkler made from glera and other grapes in the Prosecco DOC region using the charmat method.
A little focused tasting of the main high-quality types available here--West Coast traditional-method sparklers, French Champagne, Spanish cava, and Italian prosecco--will quickly clarify the differences, reveal personal preferences, and turn a holiday gathering into a tasting party that will be fun for wine lovers and neophytes alike.
Sparkler will be located at DMP's New York headquarters and will report to COO/General Counsel Andrew Bergman.
BURN TIME: 1 min, 18 secs WOW FACTOR: Disappointing SCORE: 3/5 MINI Standard Five Legacy Sparklers (10 inch), 50p, from Sainsbury's.
That means visitors to tonight's events south of the river at Saltwell Park, Barmoor and Oliver Henderson Park, and in the city at Elswick Park, Broadway West Playing Fields, Sandyford's City Stadium and Walker Park will be unable to wave sparklers.
Rollin Soles, winemaker at Argyle Winery in Oregon's Willamette Valley, which has been making both sparklers and still wines since the late 1980s, acknowledges a key motivation for him is that, "I love drinking sparkling wine.
It was also a way of practising our spelling as my cousins and I would write each others names and messages with the sparklers in the air
He also would not comment on whether rumours the sparkler had been flushed down the loo had hurt the price.
He just couldn't keep his hands off them goddamned sparklers.
Trained by John Mullins, the daughter of Droopys Woods-Minnies Sparkler had won a preliminary of that competition in 29.
I liked the sparkler in flute A enough to rank it third, noting that it was yeasty, with some age, a tad darker than most of the others, and probably a true French champagne.
Despite being together for five years, the statuesque actress - who starred alongside Ioan in 102 Dalmatians - said she nearly missed the glaringly obvious sparkler.
Even a simple sparkler can reach temperatures of 1,000C - that's 10 times the temperature of boiling water.
Delicious and affordable, this French sparkler is elegantly fruity, fresh and well-balanced; the flavors expand on a crisp, harmonious finish.
All of a sudden she paused as she played with a sparkler, and blood was gushing from her face.