The official sponsor of celebrations, Champagne is made primarily from three grapes: Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Pinot Meunier. For a sparkling wine to be considered Champagne, it must be produced in the Champagne region of France and meet the winemaking requirements of the region. Though the most common style is brut, Champagne ranges in sweetness from extra brut, brut, extra dry, sec, demi-sec and the sweetest, doux. Learn More
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