What's on the web on your pursuit, hobbies, interests and worries

FrenchWine news

Exports of French Wine and Spirits Drop Sharply


Wall Street Journal - Sep 9, 2014
PARIS—Exports of French wine and spirits dropped sharply in the first half of the year, hit by a dramatic slowdown of demand for pricey drinks in China. Exports of wines and spirits—one of France's top 10 exports—fell 7.3% to €4.8 billion ($6.2 ...
 

Shadows in the Vineyard delves into complex flavours of French wine country


Toronto Star - Sep 19, 2014
At first he thought of it as a “sick joke,” but then he learned it was all too real: his precious land in the most exclusive part of French wine-producing country was the target of a mysterious criminal. Monsieur de Villaine gathered his colleagues ...
 

Majority of French drinkers say they know little about wine, poll finds


The Guardian - Sep 2, 2014
To the French, wine is more than just a drink. They make it, they quaff large quantities of it and they produce some of the finest in the world. It is even officially designated part of the nation's cultural and gastronomic heritage. However, a poll ...
 

French Wine - premium items on eBay

Bordeaux Broker .com French Wine Futures Vin Auction Website Domain SEO Business


 

Pauillac Wines .com Bordeaux French Wine Vin Website Domain SEO Blog Business Ad


 

Bordeaux Bin .com French Wine Futures Vin Auction Website Domain SEO Business


 

>> Go to all great French Wine deals on eBay


French Wine books

Shadows in the Vineyard: The True Story of the Plot to Poison the World's Greatest Wine


by: Maximillian Potter
Journalist Maximillian Potter uncovers a fascinating plot to destroy the vines of La Romanée-Conti, Burgundy's finest and most expensive wine.

In January 2010, Aubert de Villaine, the famed proprietor of the Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, the tiny, storied vineyard that produces the most expensive, exquisite wines in the world, received an anonymous note threatening the destruction of his priceless vines by poison-a crime that in the world of high-end wine is akin to murder-unless he paid a one million euro ransom.
>> More info on Amazon

Wine For Dummies


by: McCarthy, Mary Ewing-Mulligan
The #1 wine book—now updated!

The art of winemaking may be a time-honored tradition dating back thousands of years, but today, wine is trendier and hotter than ever. Now, wine experts and authors Ed McCarthy and Mary Ewing-Mulligan have revised their popular Wine For Dummies to deliver an updated, down-to-earth look at what's in, what's out, and what's new in wine.

Wine enthusiasts and novices, raise your glasses! The #1 wine book has been updated! If you're a connoisseur, Wine For Dummies.
>> More info on Amazon

Secrets of the Sommeliers: How to Think and Drink Like the World's Top Wine Professionals


by: Rajat Parr, Jordan Mackay
A fascinating exploration of the inside world of sommeliers, sharing their unique perspectives, extensive expertise, and best stories.

Rajat Parr’s profound knowledge of wines, deep relationships with producers, and renowned tasting abilities have made him a legend in the business. As wine director for the Mina Group, Parr presides over the lists at some of the country’s top restaurants. In Secrets of the Sommeliers, Parr and journalist Jordan Mackay present a fascinating portrait of the world’s top wine professionals and their trade.
>> More info on Amazon

Wine and War: The French, the Nazis, and the Battle for France's Greatest Treasure


by: Donald Kladstrup, Petie Kladstrup
The remarkable untold story of France’s courageous, clever vinters who protected and rescued the country’s most treasured commodity from German plunder during World War II.

"To be a Frenchman means to fight for your country and its wine."
–Claude Terrail, owner, Restaurant La Tour d’Argent

In 1940, France fell to the Nazis and almost immediately the German army began a campaign of pillaging one of the assets the French hold most dear: their wine. Like others in the French Resistance, winemakers mobilized to oppose their occupiers, but the tale of their extraordinary efforts has remained largely unknown–until now.
>> More info on Amazon

>> Go to all French Wine books


French Wine pictures on the web

>> Show

French Wine videos

9 0

The world's greatest sommelier gives a French wine-tasting Masterclass...with a restaurant twist...


Are you confident picking wine at a restaurant? Do you know which foods go with which varieties? And do you know what you're actually supposed to be doing wh...
 

6 0

French Wine Pronunciation


Join Travelista Teri in part one of her language series on how to correctly pronounce French wine. In this video she reviews commonly misprounounced red and ...
 

0 0

French Wine: France The French Way


France is of course well known for its fine wine... The country began producing wine in the 6th century BC and many of France's regions have a wine-making hi...
 

10 0

French Wine Regions with Angela Aiello


 

10 0

Vino Vocab: How to Pronounce French Wine Terms


Menuism's wine expert, Etty Lewensztain of Plonk Wine Merchants, discusses five French wine terms, offering definitions and a pronunciation guide. Cheers! Wa...