Location: 1 California Drive, Yountville, CA
Hours of operation: 10:00 am.- 4:00 pm daily
Contact information: 1+ (707) 944-2280
Wine Tour and Tasting:
Friday-Sunday (and holiday Mondays): 10am-7pm
Open daily: 10am-6pm
Benefits of hiring a limousine for a Wine Tour: Relaxation, socializing with your friends, convenience, and most importantly, you will never have to worry about getting a DUI.
Chandon's pioneer heritage dates back to the actual invention of champagne. In 1690 a French monk by the name of Dom Pérignon stumbled upon a wine with a magical sparkling effervescence while acting as cellar master of a Benedictine abbey in Hautvillers. Recognizing something important about this felicitous accident, he set out to unlock the secret to its process and ultimately developed the traditional champagne method, or méthode traditionelle.
In 1743 Moët & Chandon was founded by Claude Moët in Champagne, France. The company soon acquired the Benedictine Abbey and its legacies and named one of their champagnes-now world-renowned Dom Pérignon-after the monk who started it all