Mudcat Café message #4080920 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #132499   Message #4080920
Posted By: Steve Shaw
25-Nov-20 - 09:45 AM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Even the French winemakers outside the Champagne region don't call their fizz champagne. They make wines they call "crémants," made in exactly the same way and with similar strict regulation. They are much cheaper and some can be pretty good, as good as champers in m'humble.