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Eight tips on buying wine in a French supermarket


The Local.fr - Jul 10, 2014
Just like the French language, French wine feels menacingly full of mysteries to those who are just beginning to learn about it. But knowing the basics about French wine isn't as hard as you think. Fortunately, we've compiled some tips to help out ...
 

Furious French wine makers hijack Spanish tankers, pouring 90000 bottles down the drain


Telegraph.co.uk - Apr 5, 2016
Many wine makers in the region feel that French wine does not receive enough protection on the home market, and are angry about what they see as a suspicious spike in imports from Spain and Italy, where lower social charges and less red tape enable...
 

French wine still retains its reputation


Ottawa Citizen - Apr 19, 2016
I've been spending a lot of time with French wine recently — some with modern French wine, as I've been to France four times in the last few months, and some with historical wine, as I've been completing a history of French wine (which will be out in ...
 

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French Wine books

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.
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The Widow Clicquot: The Story of a Champagne Empire and the Woman Who Ruled It


by: Tilar J. Mazzeo
The Widow Clicquot is the New York Times bestselling business biography of the visionary young widow who built a champagne empire, became a legend in her tumultuous times, and showed the world how to live with style. Tilar J. Mazzeo brings to life the woman behind the label, Barbe-Nicole Clicquot Ponsardin, in this utterly intoxicating book that is as much a fascinating journey through the process of making this temperamental wine as a biography of a uniquely tempered and fascinating woman.
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French Wine videos

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 ...
 

French Wines101


French wines are close to the hearts of wine lovers everywhere. There is such a rich history involved in the french wine making regions that they don't even ...
 

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!
 

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 ...
 

French Wine Labels 101


A 10 min speech on French wine.