Learning about grapes and history in the Champagne region near Paris

Learning about grapes and history in the Champagne region near Paris

DAY 4 – NEAR REIMS, FRANCE — We’re sitting in a family dining room in a tiny French village eating chicken cooked in champagne and sipping champagne. Why all the champagne? For one thing, the owners of the home –Martine and Alexandre Penet—are champagne makers. ...