'In The Footsteps Of Dom Perignon' A Magical 3 Night Champagne Escape For Two People To Legendary Hautvillers, France
Enjoy a 3 night stay in a lovely apartment less than 10 minutes walk to the world famous Avenue of Champagne in Epernay
In Epernay, your prize includes a guided tour of the cellars of the legendary Moet et Chandon and a tasting of two of their champagnes
Hautvillers is a short drive from Epernay and is where champagne as we know it was first discovered. A bucket list destination for any Champagne lovers.
Benedictine monk Dom Pérignon (interred in the village church) is believed to be the first person to discover how to add the fizz to bottles of wine in Champagne! Local legend pictures him holding his glass aloft and calling “Brothers, come quick I am tasting the stars”
Your prize includes a day trip to Hautvillers, personally hosted by one the family of the owners of a champagne vineyard in Hautvillers village. You will be collected from your apartment for a transfer and tour of the family vineyards and winery in Hautvillers, followed by a champagne tasting. You will also be able to visit the church in the village and pay your respects to Dom Perignon's statue itself with a glass of champagne in your hand to toast him! Your very own chance to "taste the stars!" where it all began!