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When Francois Chauvenet founded his wine house in 1853, he named it F. Chauvenet as an hommage to his mother Francoise, whose sensibility still imprints the style of the wines.
Whether for an intimate "tete a tete" dinner or for more formal "dejeune d'affaires," these wines will bring to your table the elegance, sophistication and romance typical of the finest French wines. The winemaker has used his "savoir-faire" and the experience Francois Chauvenet has developed since 1853 to create this wine for your complete enjoyment.
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Vin de Pays
(vahn duh peh-YEE)
One of the lower levels in the French Classification system, Vin de Pays is an intermediary wine, created for vineyards who were not quite AC, but vastly superior to Vin de Table wine. Vin de Pays has restrictions similar to the AC, but on a lesser scale. Regulations include specified region, minimum alcohol level and grape varieties. The wine also...
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Learn About Non-Vintage
Most Champagne you encounter will be NV, or non-vintage. This is because the base wine is a blend of wine from
In producing non-vintage wines, Champagne houses strive to keep the taste consistent year by year, and non-vintage
the winemakers flexibility in blending, ensuring a constant style each year. Non-vintage Champagne...
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