Prosecco is awful – so why is the nation obsessed with it?

Glasses of prosecco in front of fairylights
You can’t get away from the stuff at Christmas (Picture: Getty)

As shoppers prepare for Christmas and New Year, thousands of fizz fans across the country will cram their trolleys with enough Prosecco to fill an Olympic-sized pool.

People even queued from 7am back in the summer when discount supermarket Lidl offered six bottles for £20.

Mulled wine with oranges and spicesHate to break this to you, but mulled wine is terrible

The nation is well and truly gripped with Prosecco mania, but I can’t be the only one that thinks it is ridiculously overrated… Read the full story

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