E01 - Champagne podcast series: : what is the origin of Champagne?

Publié le 22/11/21 Lecture 4 min
E01What is the origin of Champagne

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 1: What is the origin of Champagne?

For a long time, Champagne was a privilege reserved to the elite. The production and consumption of this exceptional wine have evolved through the years, making it a staple of all important events. Nowadays, Champagne is a symbol for French art de vivre, gastronomie, and exceptional moments.