Family, love, giving... blah, blah, blah. The holidays are about drinking, none more so than New Year's Eve. No bottom-shelf bullshit, this is go time. Get thee to the nearest party and shower every woman you like with Champagne. You just need to know which one to purchase.

Use this guide to learn how to read a Champagne label, and how to tell the difference between Champagne and other bubbly wine. Everything culminates with Complex's picks for Champagnes to buy this year. Pop bottles.