How does Champagne gets its name ?
Many believes that champagne gets its name from the fact that is a sparkling wine but the truth is that champagne its named after Champagne Province in France. That it’s the only place where the fizzy drink is produced and from there is exported worldwide to bring joy in those peoples life who have something to celebrate.
- The Romans were the first to plant vineyards in this area of northeast France
- A monk, Dom Perignon invented the champagne. ( documents reveal that English man has already produced the sparkling wine before but Dom Perignon is credited because he managed to achieve the second fermentation )
- 301 million bottles of champagne were sold in 2018
- Dom Perignon Rose Gold 1996 is the most expensive bottle of champagne, sale price is 49.000$