Champagne or Sparkling Wine? The Loophole That Makes California Champagne Legal
Did you know Korbel Winery is one of the few US winemakers that can legally use the term Champagne on its bottles? It’s all due to a 100-year-old loop hole in The Treaty of Versailles and a little thanks to Prohibition. In the first Carpe Travel podcast, we’ve asked Paul Ahvenainen, Director of Winemaking at Korbel Winery to uncork a bit more of this wine history.