List Page Learn About Content Graphic

Champagne France

Learn about Champagne, common tasting notes, where the region is and more ...

undefined, null

Associated with luxury, celebration, and romance, the region, Champagne, is home to the world’s most prized sparkling wine. In order to bear the label, ‘Champagne’, a sparkling wine must originate from this northeastern region of France—called Champagne—and adhere to strict quality standards. Made up of the three towns Reims, Épernay, and Aÿ, it was here that the traditional method of sparkling wine production was both invented and perfected, birthing a winemaking technique as well as a flavor profile that is now emulated worldwide.

Well-drained, limestone and chalky soil defines much of the region, which lend a mineral component to its wines. Champagne’s cold, continental climate promotes ample acidity in its grapes but weather differences from year to year can create significant variation between vintages. While vintage Champagnes are produced in exceptional years, non-vintage cuvées are produced annually from a blend of several years in order to produce Champagnes that maintain a consistent house style.

With nearly negligible exceptions, . These can be blended together or bottled as individual varietal Champagnes, depending on the final style of wine desired. Chardonnay, the only white variety, contributes freshness, elegance, lively acidity and notes of citrus, orchard fruit and white flowers. Pinot Noir and its relative Pinot Meunier, provide the backbone to many blends, adding structure, body and supple red fruit flavors. Wines with a large proportion of Pinot Meunier will be ready to drink earlier, while Pinot Noir contributes to longevity. Whether it is white or rosé, most Champagne is made from a blend of red and white grapes—and uniquely, rosé is often produce by blending together red and white wine. A Champagne made exclusively from Chardonnay will be labeled as ‘blanc de blancs,’ while ones comprised of only red grapes are called ‘blanc de noirs.’

Filter by
125 Items
125 Items
  • Pommery Cuvee Louise Brut Nature 2004  Front Label
    Pommery Cuvee Louise Brut Nature 2004
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • JS97
    • WE95
    • WS93
    4.5 10 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $149.99
    Try the
    180
    149 99
    Save $30.01 (17%)
  • Pommery Cuvee Louise  2004  Front Label
    Pommery Cuvee Louise 2004
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • JS95
    • WE94
    • WS93
    • RP90
    • D90
    4.3 9 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $139.99
    Try the
    139 99
    139 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Henriot Cuvee Hemera 2006  Front Label
    Henriot Cuvee Hemera 2006
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • WE97
    • WS94
    • RP93
    • JS93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $179.99
    Try the
    200
    179 99
    Save $20.01 (10%)
  • Billecart-Salmon Cuvee Nicolas Francois Brut 2007  Front Label
    Billecart-Salmon Cuvee Nicolas Francois Brut 2007
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • WW98
    • JS97
    • RP97
    • WE97
    • V97
    4.2 6 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $159.99
    Try the
    170
    159 99
    Save $10.01 (6%)
  • Billecart-Salmon Cuvee Elisabeth Salmon Brut Rose 2008  Front Label
    Billecart-Salmon Cuvee Elisabeth Salmon Brut Rose 2008
    Sparkling Rosé from Champagne, France
    • WW98
    • D98
    • JS98
    • RP97
    • V97
    • WE96
    • WS94
    4.9 5 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $219.99
    Try the
    230
    219 99
    Save $10.01 (4%)
  • Laurent-Perrier Brut Millesime 2008  Front Label
    Laurent-Perrier Brut Millesime 2008
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • WE96
    • JS95
    • RP93
    • WS93
    4.0 34 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $89.99
    Try the
    89 99
    89 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Piper-Heidsieck Brut Vintage Rare with Gift Box 2008  Front Bottle Shot
    Piper-Heidsieck Brut Vintage Rare with Gift Box 2008
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • WS97
    • WE96
    • D95
    • RP93
    4.1 6 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $199.99
    Try the
    215
    199 99
    Save $15.01 (7%)
  • Bruno Paillard Brut Assemblage 2009  Front Label
    Bruno Paillard Brut Assemblage 2009
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • JD93
    • JS93
    • WE93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $94.99
    Try the
    94 99
    94 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Drappier Grande Sendree Brut 2010  Front Label
    Drappier Grande Sendree Brut 2010
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • RP93
    • WS93
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $119.99
    Try the
    119 99
    119 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Veuve Clicquot La Grande Dame Yayoi Kusama Limited Edition in Gift Box 2012  Gift Product Image
    Veuve Clicquot La Grande Dame Yayoi Kusama Limited Edition in Gift Box 2012
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • WE96
    • D96
    • WS95
    • JS94
    4.8 34 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $219.97
    Try the
    219 97
    219 97
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Henriot Brut Vintage Rose 2012 Front Label
    Henriot Brut Vintage Rose 2012
    Sparkling Rosé from Champagne, France
    • D97
    • WS93
    • RP93
    • JS93
    • W&S92
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $114.99
    Try the
    125
    114 99
    Save $10.01 (8%)
  • Louis Roederer Cristal Brut 2013  Front Label
    Louis Roederer Cristal Brut 2013
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • JS98
    • JH98
    • V97
    • JD96
    • RP96
    • WS96
    • D96
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $299.99
    Try the
    299 99
    299 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Jacquart Blanc de Blancs 2013  Front Label
    Jacquart Blanc de Blancs 2013
    Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • JS93
    • WE91
    0.0 0 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $79.99
    Try the
    79 99
    79 99
    Save $0.00 (0%)
  • Henriot Brut Souverain Front Label
    Henriot Brut Souverain
    Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
    • WW93
    • D92
    • WE91
    • WS91
    • JS91
    • W&S90
    4.2 171 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $44.99
    Try the
    50
    44 99
    Save $5.01 (10%)
  • Alfred Gratien Brut Rose  Front Label
    Alfred Gratien Brut Rose
    Sparkling Rosé from Champagne, France
    • JS93
    • RP91
    4.5 11 Ratings
    Regular price
    Currently Unavailable $49.99
    Try the
    60
    49 99
    Save $10.01 (17%)
  • Laurent-Perrier Cuvee Rose Limited Edition Gift Box with Two Champagne Flutes  Gift Product Image
    Laurent-Perrier Cuvee Rose Limited Edition Gift Box with Two Champagne Flutes
    Mixed Collections from Champagne, France
    • D95
    • WE94
    • WS93
    • W&S92
    0.0 0 Ratings
      Regular price
      Currently Unavailable $99.99
      Try the
      99 99
      99 99
      Save $0.00 (0%)
    • Besserat de Bellefon Bleu Brut Front Label
      Besserat de Bellefon Bleu Brut
      Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
      • SJ93
      • WS91
      • RP91
      4.4 8 Ratings
      Regular price
      Currently Unavailable $51.99
      Try the
      60
      51 99
      Save $8.01 (13%)
    • Moet & Chandon Imperial Brut Front Label
      Moet & Chandon Imperial Brut
      Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
      • W&S90
      • WS90
      • D90
      • WE90
      • JS90
      4.5 410 Ratings
      Regular price
      Currently Unavailable $59.97
      Try the
      59 97
      59 97
      Save $0.00 (0%)
    • Nicolas Feuillatte Reserve Exclusive Rose  Front Label
      Nicolas Feuillatte Reserve Exclusive Rose
      Sparkling Rosé from Champagne, France
      • WS92
      • D91
      • JS91
      • RP90
      4.3 85 Ratings
      Regular price
      Currently Unavailable $53.99
      Try the
      60
      53 99
      Save $6.01 (10%)
    • Billecart-Salmon Brut Reserve (375ML half-bottle)  Front Label
      Billecart-Salmon Brut Reserve (375ML half-bottle)
      Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
      • D95
      • W&S91
      • WS91
      • JS91
      • WW91
      • WE90
      • RP90
      4.5 27 Ratings
      Regular price
      Currently Unavailable $35.99
      Try the
      35 99
      35 99
      Save $0.00 (0%)
    • Heidsieck Monopole Blue Top Brut  Front Label
      Heidsieck Monopole Blue Top Brut
      Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
        4.1 105 Ratings
        Regular price
        Currently Unavailable $39.99
        Try the
        39 99
        39 99
        Save $0.00 (0%)
      • Nomine Renard Brut  Front Label
        Nomine Renard Brut
        Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
        • WE90
        • JS90
        0.0 0 Ratings
        Regular price
        Currently Unavailable $55.99
        Try the
        55 99
        55 99
        Save $0.00 (0%)
      • Champagne Henri Giraud Dame Jane Rose Brut  Front Label
        Champagne Henri Giraud Dame Jane Rose Brut
        Sparkling Rosé from Champagne, France
        • JS95
        • V93
        • WS92
        • RP92
        0.0 0 Ratings
        Regular price
        Currently Unavailable $99.99
        Try the
        110
        99 99
        Save $10.01 (9%)
      • L. Aubry Fils Rose Brut Premier Cru  Front Label
        L. Aubry Fils Rose Brut Premier Cru
        Sparkling Rosé from Champagne, France
        • V93
        • JS92
        • WS91
        0.0 0 Ratings
        Regular price
        Currently Unavailable $57.99
        Try the
        57 99
        57 99
        Save $0.00 (0%)
      • Barnaut Grande Reserve Brut  Front Label
        Barnaut Grande Reserve Brut
        Non-Vintage Sparkling Wine from Champagne, France
        • WE91
        • RP90
        0.0 0 Ratings
        Regular price
        Currently Unavailable $66.99
        Try the
        66 99
        66 99
        Save $0.00 (0%)
      Sorry, we couldn't find any matches.

      Internet Explorer is no longer supported.
      Please use a different browser like Edge, Chrome or Firefox to enjoy all that Wine.com has to offer.

      It's easy to make the switch.
      Enjoy better browsing and increased security.

      Yes, Update Now

      Search for ""

      Processing Your Order...