Bouchons de Champagne

E02 - Champagne podcast series: how is the title Champagne protected?

Protection of the designation
Publié le 13/12/21 Lecture 3 min
E02How is the title Champagne protected

Champagne is both intriguing and fascinating. It is characterized by its unique history, terroir, and production techniques. 

To help you better understand the specificities of this exceptional wine, the Comité Champagne is partnering with You’ll Die Smarter to create 5 thematic podcasts. 

What are the origins of Champagne? How are the Champagne appellation and terroir protected? Which Champagne should I pair with my Christmas dinner? Why is the effervescence of Champagne bubbles so unique? How is the Champagne sector operating its environmental transition? 

All these questions will be answered in the coming weeks! 

Episode 2: How is the title Champagne protected?

Champagne is the fruit of a long symbiosis between generations of passionate individuals and their unique terroir. The defense of its priceless heritage has led the Champagne industry to become a precursor in protecting an appellation. This endeavour helps the recognition of the Champagne name by more than 120 countries.