Paysage d'automne

The Champagne terroir

Travel to the heart of this one-of-a-kind terroir

Champagne and its climate

A dual climate influence

A feature unique to Champagne that is not found in any other French wine region.

Craie © Michaël Boudot
Le sous-sol champenois

Champagne also harbours secrets galore below ground

When you explore Champagne, there are things you see, and then there are things you don’t see but which are nonetheless essential...

The topography in Champagne

An area of vine-covered hillsides

When we think about terroir, the type of soil and the climate come fairly easily to mind. We might not necessarily think of the impact that topography can have on wine.