Highlights near Hautvillers
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The White Chalk Soil of Champagne

The soil in Champagne is amazingly white and chalky, which creates the perfect growing condition for Champagne's three traditional grapes: Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Pinot Meunier. I wrote about the Champagne harvest for AFAR magazine. Click on the link to read all about it!

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Hautvillers

Hautvillers
France
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