The Land of Desire: French History and Culture

42. The History of Champagne

44:50 | Aug 16th, 2018

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Cheers! We're celebrating the 2nd anniversary of The Land of Desire with the world's favorite party drink: champagne! We'll explore the mystery and the myth behind this French classic. Why do we drink...Show More


mm recommended:Oct 3rd, 2019

“Champagne invented itself” and is a contemporary product of marketing. Learned so much about one of my favourite beverages like the history of Dom Pérignon and Moët. Can’t believe Pérignon spent his life trying to get rid of the bubbles from champagne and that Napoleon made Moët because of their se...Show More