French Champagne sparkles with UNESCO world heritage status

It recognized vineyards in Champagne and Burgundy this month.

Flickr Photo: Meena Kadri
A church among the vines in the Champagne-growing region of France, outside of Epernay.
Asha Hingorani
Published: Wednesday, 07/22/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 07/22/2015 10:36 am EDT

Bastille Day on July 14 wasn’t the only reason France was popping the champagne corks this month.

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