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Bubbly Badasses: Women in the History of Champagne
July 5, 2020 @ 9:00 pm - July 26, 2020 @ 9:00 pm
Pop open a bottle of #champagne made by a woman, sit back, relax, and join me on Sunday evenings in July to listen to some inspiring stories about some badass women in the history of champagne. Here are a few of the women you will learn about:
– Mesdames de Parabère and de Pompadour, Catherine the Great, and many cheeky courtisanes during the 18th century who celebrated life and love with effervescence!
– Mesdames Cliquot, Pommery, Perrier, and other widows during the 19th century who initiated technical innovations while navigating the Napoleonic and Franco-Prussian Wars.
– Mesdames Krug, Olry-Roederer, Bollinger and de Nonancourt who managed their Houses while bombs literally fell on their heads or Nazis pillaged their cellars during WWI and WWII.
– The fabulous female growers and owners behind La Transmission and Fa’bulleuses who have joined forces to transmit knowledge and support each other.
Get recommendations for champagnes made by women and REGISTER HERE
July 5, 12, 19, 26
Cost: 15€ for Delectabulles and INSPIRELLE members and 18€ for non-members