8 Random Facts About Champagne

Fun facts about champagne compliments of premierchampange.wordpress.com

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8-random-facts-about-champagneChampagne is the diamond of wines – a sparkling celebration of life and everything in it. When you need to achieve a festive atmosphere, bubbles do it best, but did you know that the cork travels at 64 km an hour once it’s popped and that it can fly as far as 54 meters? That bottle of sparkles is among the most interesting beverages in existence.

1. Origins and Authenticity

Legally, the only beverage that’s allowed to carry the grand title of ‘champagne’ is that which has its origins in the French region of Champagne. That’s why that bottle you have in your liquor cabinet has ‘sparkling wine’ on the label.

2. Marilyn Monroe’s Bubbly Baths

Marilyn Monroe once bathed in 350 bottles of champagne. The famous bath she used had a 262-litre capacity and could accommodate four people. Winston Churchill was equally enthusiastic about the beverage. He began drinking…

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