Director Ghislain de Monglofier in the "Chaude Terre" Vineyard, Bollinger Champagne, Ay, France. The grapes from this vineyard are used for the exclusive Bollinger Vieilles Vignes Francaises. (© Owen Franken/Photographed for the New York Times, June 6, 2006)

Director Ghislain de Monglofier in the "Chaude Terre" Vineyard, Bollinger Champagne, Ay, France. The grapes from this vineyard are used for the exclusive Bollinger Vieilles Vignes Francaises. (© Owen Franken/Photographed for the New York Times, June 6, 2006)

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