Champagne -- the real stuff from France, that is -- has a reputation for elegance, festive celebrations, and astronomical price tags. But in this golden age of global winemaking and distribution, options for bubbly on a budget abound. Cheapism.com consulted wine experts to devise a list encompassing a variety of styles to be enjoyed for $10 or less. Whether prosecco or cava from overseas or sparkling wines produced in the United States, good quality Champagne alternatives boast piquant textures and clean flavors that make ideal pairings with nearly any type of food. So indulge this holiday season -- and then buy a few extra bottles to savor year-round.