Statue de Dom Pérignon à Sainte-Ménehould

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51800 SAINTE-MENEHOULD
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In 1658, he entered the monks’ school at Saint Vannes in Verdun where he made his profession of faith and became Dom Pérignon. It was at Hautvillers, near Épernay, where he was the abbey’s cellar master monk, where he perfected the famous method for the “champagnisation” of wine.