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This Week in Business History for August 1st: Tasting Stars with Dom Perignon
2nd August 2022 • This Week in Business History • Supply Chain Now
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In this episode of This Week in Business History, Kelly Barner charts the perfection of champagne from the Abbeys of 17th century France to the heights of wealth and celebration today.

Dom Perignon, Benedictine monk, and champagne quality innovator is celebrated as having invented champagne on August 4th, 1693. And while this – and many other myths about the man have been debunked over time, his story and legacy are no less impressive.

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