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The Many Stylish Blends of Blanc de Blancs

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The Many Stylish Blends of Blanc de Blancs

Blanc de Blancs is an integral part of Mumm Napa’s history. In 1983, Guy Devaux crafted the first-ever Mumm Napa sparkling wine—Blanc de Blancs [...]
The Mumm Napa Winery: French Tradition, California Style

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The Mumm Napa Winery: French Tradition, California Style

When our founder Guy Devaux was considering the design of the Mumm Napa winery, he knew Napa Valley was the perfect place to make sparkling wine [...]
The Colors of Sparkling: White, Rosé, and Red

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The Colors of Sparkling: White, Rosé, and Red

Some days call for a white. Certain nights suggest a red. And there are many times to revel in rosé. So here’s a little insight into how [...]
Meet Our Winemaker: Tami Lotz

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Meet Our Winemaker: Tami Lotz

Tami Lotz has always been a person for whom memories are tied to smell and taste — a valuable trait for a winemaker. When the scent of jasmine is [...]
Sparkling Wine 101: Just the FAQs

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Sparkling Wine 101: Just the FAQs

Every sparkling wine connoisseur started as a sparkling wine student. Even if you don’t aspire to become a true expert, a little knowledge may [...]
Mumm Napa's Method Behind the Bubbles

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Mumm Napa’s Method Behind the Bubbles

At Mumm Napa, we have some strong ideas about what separates a memorable sip of sparkling from an ordinary one—it all starts with winemaking [...]
Vintages: It's Always a Good Year

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Vintages: It’s Always a Good Year

These days, you might hear the word “vintage” applied to fashion, or just about anything with that certain retro-chic style, often used as a [...]
A Winemaker’s Journey: Ludovic Dervin's Path to Mumm Napa

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A Winemaker’s Journey: Ludovic Dervin’s Path to Mumm Napa

As a boy, long before he dreamed of becoming Mumm Napa Head Winemaker, Ludovic Dervin often disappeared into the natural world surrounding him in [...]
Winemaker Tamra Lotz Expresses Herself

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Winemaker Tamra Lotz Expresses Herself

Born and raised in Napa, California, Mumm Napa winemaker Tamra Lotz was destined for winemaking from the start. She studied viticulture and [...]