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Champagne and Sparkling Wine
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Well balanced and refined.

Horizontal tasting
Tasting wines from different producers made using the same variety, style or vintage.

Two or more varieties of different species (for example vitis vinifera and vitis labrusca) are bred to create a new variety.

House style
The basic non-vintage brut blend created by the champagne producer. Most producers pride themselves in providing a consistent house style year in and year out through the process of blending.

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