Women and Wine

The history of wine is full of stories of how women and wine were treated in view of cultural norms of the time. Learn about this theme that has straddled wine history from the beginning.

The Widow Madame Clicquot: How One Woman Changed the Entire Champagne Industry

The Widow Clicquot: How One Woman Changed the Entire Champagne Industry Madame Clicquot invented the “table de remuage” (riddling table) to clarify Champagne, which created a beautiful, clear wine in the glass. She also created […]

Ancient Women and Wine

Ancient Women and Wine Wine has retained a predominant place in many of the world's cultures for millennia. The drink has eased pain, its production has created wealth, and its trade has bestowed power […]


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