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We went to a Champagne vineyard in France to find out why it’s so expensive

Champagne is only true champagne if it’s made in the Champagne region of northern France. All other sparkling wines made outside of this region, even those from neighbouring parts of France, must be labelled differently. Champagne often costs double the price of other sparkling wines, such as prosecco or cava. […]
We went to a Champagne vineyard in France to find out why it’s so expensive
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Forget the hotel bar: Champagne vending machines are making their way into hotel lobbies, and people are paying as much as $25 per mini-bottle for the perk

The Ritz-Carlton in Naples, Florida recently unveiled a champagne vending machine in its hotel lobby. Guests purchase a $US25 gold coin at reception, which is inserted to dispense one of two Moët & Chandon varieties. The historic brand is a part of luxury goods conglomerate LVMH. The machines, stocked exclusively […]
Forget the hotel bar: Champagne vending machines are making their way into hotel lobbies, and people are paying as much as $25 per mini-bottle for the perk