French Wine

Armagnac: The beautiful, high-class brandy steeped in history and tradition

Nick Hammond visits the land of musketeers, bullfighting, foie gras and canard, where Armagnac is painstakingly crafted just as it has been for …

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Château Soutard owner buys neighbouring Château Petit Faurie de Soutard

The two chateaux are neighbours in St-Émilion...<p>Château Petit Faurie de Soutard sale<p>Following weeks of speculation around St-Émilion, Bertrand de …

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Five jailed over botched bid to break into 'world's greatest wine cellar' built by French pensioner

Five men have been jailed for up to five years over a botched operation to break into "the world's greatest wine cellar"; whose French owner they sequestered and beat in a bid to get the keys to his nuclear bunker-style trove of priceless vintages.<p>Michel-Jack Chasseuil, 75, has previously dubbed …

Wine

CDG-WINE: 3 Wine Regions Within Reach Of Paris' Airport

Ah, Paris, land of luxury, romance, and, of course, endless amounts of <i>bon vin</i>. With the rise of affordable airlines, flying from the U.S. to Europe …

France

France is Britons’ favourite country to visit for food – survey

And dining options were a key aspect of planning a holiday for around one third of people questioned, according to OpenTable.<p>Britons love to visit …

France

Toulouse wine tour: Explore nearby wineries in Gaillac

Just an hour's drive to visit these producers...<p><b>Toulouse wine tour: Exploring Gaillac in south-west France</b><p><b>Fact file</b><p><b>Planted area</b> (AP) 3,300ha …

Wine

5 surprising wine values from France's Rhone Valley | Wine Spirits

Some of the Rhone Valley's most famous appellations command steep prices for their best wines — think Hermitage and Chateauneuf-du-Pape. But …

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Finally, France Is Warming Up to Other Countries' Wines

<i>Formidable!</i> Like sun-baked vines, international wines are beginning to spread through French restaurants and wine stores with slow and steady, but …

Jules Verne

Treasury Wines hopes unicorn brings luck in French brand push into China

Treasury Wine Estates has named the new suite of upmarket French brands that it is building from scratch as Maison de Grand Esprit, with chief …

Wine

China breaks into traditional French wine circles

China is making a further step in boosting its wine culture as a team of three young Chinese students competed against global rivals in a wine …

Wine

See the Left Bank Bordeaux Cup 2017 winners

In a historic first, EM Lyon won the Left Bank Bordeaux Cup for a second consecutive year, the first time any university has won this prestigious …

Wine

Visit to wine cellar in Chateauneuf du Pape/Avignon

There is/are 31 answer(s) that correspond to your search<p>Voir sur<br>la carte<p>Cellars : résultats de la page<p><b>Châteauneuf-du-Pape</b>

France

Historic Vineyards of Mâcon

Burgundy, known as Bourgogne in France, is one of the world’s most incredible wine regions. Due to an intense history dedicated to winemaking, there …

France

Bordeaux Estate Makes Fine Wines Naturally

ST.-CIBARD, France — The French have a notion that has no real counterpart in English for discussing a delicious wine. It is digestibilité, digestibility in English, a single word that, like terroir, connotes something far more complex.<p>Digestibilité begins with deliciousness, but it also indicates …

France

SOMMFOUNDATION: Saint-Emilion – Pomerol – Fronsac Enrichment Trip - General Discussion - Forums

A select group of wine professionals will be invited on a four-day educational trip through Saint-Emilion – Pomerol – Fronsac to learn about the …

Wine

Fine Wine and a Good Time in France

A tour through wine country in France does the body good.

France

Prime Time for Rosé from Provence

It's an encouraging vintage in Provence for rosé at all prices, with wines of real character and balance. Here's to summer and its perfect wine …

France

Anson: Bordeaux négociant system in flux

Several Bordeaux merchants are under increasing pressure to find capital, and some have been brought to the brink of revolt over en primeur price …

Wine

Cru Beaujolais Has a Rock-Solid Future

Still underappreciated, Cru Beaujolais increasingly deserves the spotlight. Take a closer look at Juliénas, Moulin-à-Vent, Fleurie, Morgon and …

Wine

Wine Enthusiast Hosts 3rd Annual Southwest Wines of France Gourmet French Fries Competition | Times Square Chronicles

Wine Enthusiast Hosts 3rd Annual Southwest Wines of France Gourmet French Fries Competition<p>It was a fantastic week to start off the summer with the …

France

7 Crushable Wines to Drink from France's Anjou-Saumur

The region should be a hotspot for natural wine fans.<p>It's no secret that Loire Valley Chenin Blanc is having a moment. But while the historically …

France

Bordeaux is more than just wine country — it's culturally rich

Once known as La Belle Endormie (Sleeping Beauty), Bordeaux — and the wine region that surrounds it — has fully awoken.<p>Bordeaux, a port city in …

Europe

Week-end des Grands Crus Bordeaux

Every April hundreds of journalists, wine experts and wine merchants descend upon Bordeaux for En Primeur. It’s the event where the wine world gets …

Wine

8 Best Wineries To Visit In Languedoc-Rousillon - Best Southern France Wineries

From Provence to the shadow of the Pyrenees and with miles of azure Mediterranean coastline, Languedoc-Roussillon may be the south of France’s …

France

Bordeaux 2017 - mapping the frost

<i>As a follow-up to his Frosted Bordeaux - a damage assessment, Gavin Quinney of Ch Bauduc in the Entre-Deux-Mers has produced this excellent map that</i> …

Wine

11 culinary retreats around the world for your next vacation

If <i>Master of None</i>has you daydreaming about dropping all your responsibilities and learning to fold impeccable tortellini in a tiny Italian town, …

French Food

Can a trip to Bordeaux turn a wine bluff into a wine buff?

Thirty-six hours into my vineyard voyage and I’m a Bordeaux bloodhound, hoovering up every aroma and seamlessly naming what it is. Well, so long as …

Bordeaux Wine

Top 10 wine bars in Bordeaux – chosen by experts

It’s arguably the world’s top wine city. So where do local insiders head for a good glass of red or white with food to match?<p>A year after the opening of the Cité du Vin, visitors to Bordeaux are spoilt for choice when it comes to appreciating one of France’s premier wine regions. They can ride …

France

Seductive wines from southwest France

The joys of Petit and Gros Manseng from Jurançon and other parts of southwest France. Three classy but reassuringly cheap wines for you to try<p><b>Domaine Lasserre Jurançon, France 2014 (£6.99, 37.5cl,</b> <b>The Co-op</b><b>)</b> ‘Manseng means Jurançon means sex!’ They don’t make wine ads like this any more. The strap …

Drinking

The Dordogne is France’s chillest wine region

The Dordogne is France’s chillest wine region<p>Embarking on a pilgrimage to visit the wine regions of France is, more other than not, anything but …

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