19 October 2016

Day trip: Drinking stars


Monastery at Hautvillers where Cellar Master Dom Pérignon discovered the bubbly.

Above: church w/his tomb; grounds overlooking vineyards and Épernay; a cellar; the monk himself brandishing a bottle

Be sure and factor in enough time for the best part... a tasting.

[Day trips from Paris: "Getting there" info for each destination can be easily found online.]

- With a very special thanks to Angie -


 

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