French Drinks and Beverages


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From your morning coffee to your night-time digestif, we cover the best names in wines, apéritifs, liquors, and non-alcoholic drinks in France. 

Beaujolais Wines: Are they any good?

The historical province of Beaujolais doesn't officially exist anymore. It has long been absorbed into the neighboring region of the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté (Burgundy) region in the central-east side of France. And yet as an area, Beaujolais produces some of the most…


The Scintillating Wines from Alsace, France

Over the centuries, it has been it has not been easy to be a winegrower in the Alsace region. With continual wars between France and Germany since the era of Charlemagne, the region had the distinction of being a battleground,…


French Wine Labels Explained

If you have ever walked into a wine shop and been completely perplexed as to what to get, you are not alone. There are more than 3000 French wines with different names, designations, appellations (and price points). Looking at a…