Champagne Veuve FournyBack

Le Monde des Vins

Friday the 9th of December 2016

The ‘veuves’ of the champagne houses are from every generation. Veuve Fourny is contemporary : Charles and Emmanuel’s mum is in charge of the domain. “We are sometimes asked if it’s a marketing gimmick, but unfortunately not, our mum was widowed at the age of 36”, explained Emmanuel who manages the vineyard, whereas his brother looks after the business side of things. “Besides, our “Cuvée R” is a homage to our father, Roger.” This family run house has a motto which sets it apart : “A Family, an enclosed vineyard, a Premier Cru”…