The Champagne is the northernmost and one of the most important wine regions of France, since it produces the sparkling wine of the same name (white or pink), prepared by the traditional method in the region. This village is situated about 200 km from Paris, are 34,000 hectares, of whom 31,000 are cultivated. Its wines must meet established conditions to qualify for appellation of origin, such as: grapes come from the varieties Pinot noir, pinot meunier and chardonnay make his second fermentation (using the Methode Champenoise), ie the foam has that occur within the same bottle in the second fermentation.
Other cavas from the D.O. Champagne
The winery Ruinart is a winery that produces champagnes using varieties of chardonnay and pinot noir. Located in Reims in the middle of the department of Champagne. Their products are renowned.