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French Wine

France's Bordeaux Wines Threatened by Global Warming

Telegraph | Allan Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The steady rise in global temperatures is threatening vineyards around Bordeaux that produce some of the most esteemed and expensive wines on earth....

Is French Food Culture Fading?

Reuters | Daniel Bases | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

NEW YORK (Reuters Life!) - Signs of decay in French food and wine have been apparent for decades but there could be a saving grace, from of all things...

Three Places to Find the Wine Deal

Brad Haskel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Brad Haskel

When people ask me where I look to find the best values in wine, I hesitate. But I am reminded of a quote from the old time baseball player Wee Willie Keeler: "You gotta hit 'em where they ain't."

World Wine Consumption Falls For First Time In Years

AP | GREG KELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS — Shun that bottle and save your euros: That's what French and Italians are saying as the recession cuts into wine consumption in traditio...

Beaujolais: The Wild One

Molly Laas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Molly Laas

The annual launch of Beaujolais Nouveau is one of several vin de premeur launches in France, or the bottling and quaffing of this year's grapes in the form of a wine that has barely had time to ferment.

US Wine Overtakes France

Daily Telegraph | Adam Lechmere | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It should be cause for celebration. California produces some of the most finest, long-lived (and expensive) wine in the world. In 1976 - and again in ...