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Flashcards in Champagne Deck (10):
1

What river is cutting through Champagne

Marne

2

What are the Champagne AOCs

Montagne de Reims
Vallée de la Marne
Cote de Blancs
Cote de Sézanne
Aube

3

What is Blanc de Blanc

Champagne made exclusively from Chardonnay

4

What is Blanc de Noir

Champagne made exclusively from dark skinned grapes

5

What is a Cuvée

a blend

6

What are the main grape variatels in Champagne

Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier

7

What is Non-vintage (NV) mean

Champagne containing wines from more than 1 year

8

What does Vintage mean

wine from a single year/vintage

9

What are the 3 rivers of Champagne

Marne, Aube, Seine

10

What is NM

Négociant-manipulant: Champagne maker who buys grapes