Travel Blogs from Épernay
... broke off the action and
retired from the field. The Prussians rounded the French positions at a
great distance and commenced a rapid retreat eastward. The two forces
had been essentially equal in size, ...
... probably about 15 years (they didn't recognise us!). But we now have a few bottle of Esterlin Blanc de Blanc to compare to the Taittinger, and the Prosecco we're also carrying.
A further 3 hours or so on the road, and we were queuing for a delayed ferry back to ...
In the Champagne area, Ramo and I sought the fine product of independent wine makers! Difficult, as the shelves are still littered with the easily recognizable brands. But we finally found young Cyril, a sixth generation wine maker with a recent PHD on the subject …. and ready to describe and sell us his wares. A wonderful afternoon ... we used the WJB method of sourcing!
And now we are on to Scotland on Monday … hope the weather ...
... us it was named after the son of the original owner Mr Moët and his son-in-law Mr Chandon. They have been making champagne since the late 1700s. They make the champagne using three grape varieties - C******nay, Meunier and Pinot Noir. They had a lot of champagne all stacked up - some of the stacks had over 24,000 bottles!they told us that at the end of the making process one guy has to turn all the bottles to get rid of the ...
... stick to a couple especially if there are cobblestones lurking around. Further south over some rolling country wine turned to wheat and plenty of good berry crops. For small change you can stop in at road side stalls for punets of fresh stawberries, raspberries and boysenberries. Of course when you are touring you don't think twice about purchasing the first ice cream you see and mixing it with you berries for afternoon ...
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Other places to stay in Épernay
19 rue Chocatelle, Épernay | 3 star hotelfrom $81
4 Route De SÃ©zanne, Épernay | 3 star hotelfrom $243
30 Rue Eugene Mercier, Épernay | Hotelfrom $145
68 Rue des Prieures, Épernay | Hotelfrom $84
82/84 Avenue de Champagne, Épernay | 4 star hotelfrom $289
Bellevue, Épernay | 3 star hotelfrom $298
3, rue Joseph de Venoge, Épernay | Hotelfrom $164
3, bis rue de Lorraine, Épernay | 2 star hotelfrom $86
3,5 Place Mendes, Épernay | Hotelfrom $75
7 Rue Jean Moet, Épernay | Hotelfrom $228
Parc D'activites Val De Champagne Boulevard , Épernay | 1 star hotelfrom $48
2 Rue Francois Bonal, Épernay | 2 star hotelfrom $95