An inevitable guide, a unique concept
Between pleasure and emotion
Even if it is first the fruit ofan ever more rigorous selection, in total independence, this Champagnes Guideis above all an essential book that accompanies the amateur of Champagnes inhis discovery of the infinite wealth of the Champagne area through the 107selected cuvées.
The VERON Champagnes Guide takes youinto its unlimited quest of the fabulous diversity of the Champagne area andinvites you to penetrate the secrets of the creation of the cuvées , traditionalChampagnes, extraordinary gems, inevitable classics or prestigious Champagnes.The aim is certainly not to judge the selected Champagne, but rather to grasp,to understand the technical, viticultural and oenological approach, thephilosophy, the intuition that guided its producer. The VERON Champagnes Guidetherefore abstains from marking and ranking.
It is also an opportunity for areal initiatory route through the Champagne area for the students of the Lycée Viticolede la Champagne, future Champagne professionals, who take part in selectiontastings.
While the hillsides, Houses andwine cellars of Champagne are just entering into the UNESCO World Heritage, theobjective is ambitious : to put the Champagne back in its proper place, the oneof a real cultural and gastronomic French and global heritage.
Realized by Michel VERON in Champagne,oenologist and oenology teacher at Lycée Viticole de la Champagne since 1991,this book, available in French and in English, is the fruit of his passion forthe tasting of Champagnes, of his long experience enriched by many exchangeswith the Champagne makers and of his thirst for discovery : “Every explorerknows it, the most exciting is what is left to discover” Doctor SylvestreMaurice – Astrophysicist.