“The Champagne Slopes, Houses and Cellars ” are now on UNESCO’s World Heritage list.
Three major sites are listed : the “Avenue de Champagne” in Epernay, the “Saint-Nicaise Hill” in Reims and the historic vineyards of Aÿ, Hautvillers,
France's wine-making region of Champagne and a part of Burgundy have been granted
Workers collect grapes in the Montgenost vineyard in the Champagne region Photo: AFP/Getty