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Reims & History

Sometime ago, my friends and I had the opportunity to visit Musée de la Reddition (Museum of the Surrender), where the German Third Reich had officially surrendered to the Allies on 7th May, 1945. 109 more words

Europe

Champagne

Epernay France, the birth place of Champagne.  Dom Perignon is credited with inventing Champagne, but actually, the Catholic Monk, didn’t invent it , he just invented the bottle that would hold it. 148 more words

Gargoyle of the Day: Reims Cathedral, France

This gargoyle is so strange! From the differences in the stone, I assume that the creepy head is a later alteration or restoration, but I’m still not sure what the figure is supposed to represent. 31 more words

Art History

Behind....Lanson

Special occasions should always be celebrated with a bit of pizzazz, and nothing spells pizzazz as much as Champagne!

Lanson Black label NV ~$40, exclusive to Dan Murphy’s. 559 more words

Wine

Lanson Black Label - preview

This is one of the best videos I’ve yet seen released by a champagne house.

It’s by Lanson and it previews their Black Label cuvée. It also introduces their new cellar master. 39 more words

Chérie Du Vin

From Okanagan Valley to La Champagne

The 7th Annual International Wine Tourism Conference will be held in the beautiful city of Reims, La Champagne, France in exactly 1 month. 8 -9 April 2015. 109 more words

France