Breaking Down Bubbly
If you’ve ever wondered “What is Champagne?” or “Why is Rosé pink?” watch Pauline Lhote, one of the top California wine makers, and #ChandonSquad member Rebecca Minkoff tell you all about Champagne, Sparkling Wine, Cava, Prosecco, and answer the most important question of all: “Where is Chandon made?”
The Basics of Champagne and Bubbly
Bubbles are all about geography and varieties of grapes. Both Champagne from France and sparkling wine from California wineries like Domaine Chandon use the same three noble grape varietals: Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Meunier. Armed with Champagne facts and bubbly knowledge, you can sip with confidence at your next Napa Valley wine tasting.