GH Mumm Champagne: A Legacy of Victory

A look at Formula One's podium bubbly, from France's first Grand Prix track to the vineyard

Just 80 miles from the tourist hordes of Paris lies the quaint yet unassumingly productive city of Reims. In the heart of the Champagne region, the city serves as the unofficial capital of the surrounding vineyards and the revered beverages they produce. Below the city lies a maze of caves (some dating back to the Gallo-Roman period) where millions of bottles are carefully attended by …