At the beginning of every year, the food world stands still – especially in France – to see what’s in the stars in the cosmos of Paris Michelin restaurants. We’ve got the scoop on what went down (and up!). Paris already boasts nine of the Michelin guide’s 3 star establishments and many more 2- and […]
Wine Tours France: Watch our latest video tip! People often ask what to do and what not to do while on wine tours in France. Here are our top 5 things not to do during a wine tasting in France. Video Transcript: Hi, this is Pascale Bernasse with French Wine Explorers, and this is your […]
Post written by Nick Stephens, Prud’homme de la Jurade de Saint Emilion, and founding owner of www.bordeaux-undiscovered.co.uk and www.interestinwine.co.uk. Bordeaux may be famous across the globe for its wonderful red wines but it also produces some superb whites with impeccable reputations and long pedigrees. Dotted amongst ...
Here is our essential Champagne guide with useful articles, a video, and guidelines for wine touring through the region and sampling its wine. Essential Champagne Guide The Champagne region is one of the historic provinces in France boasting a rich agricultural area. It is most famous for its sparkling wine that, by law, is the […]
Bordeaux wines and wines from the Burgundy region give those who enjoy great wines good reason to travel to France—to savor wines from two of the greatest wine producing regions of the world. Each has its partisans, but many wine lovers enjoy them equally, while bearing in mind that they are very different regions, with […]
The Best French Wines I’ve Ever Tasted I still remember my first enjoyable taste of French wine. I was a teenager, on a bicycle tour of Alsace, and it was a stifling August afternoon. We cycled through the mountainous region and then onto a scenic valley, finally reaching the impossibly beautiful half-timbered town of ...
What to wear wine tasting in France is different than what you might wear the States. In this video, we give you tips on what to wear that are practical, comfortable, and stylish. What to Wear Wine Tasting in France (Video Transcript) Hi, this is Pascale Bernasse with French Wine Explorers, and this is your Tuesday Tip in […]
In this Tuesday Tip we give you our top five suggestions for romantic things to do in Paris. Video Transcript: Top 5 Romantic Things to Do in Paris Hi, this is Pascale Bernasse with French Wine Explorers and this is your Tuesday Tip in About a Minute. As you know, Paris is one of the […]
Welcome to Lyon! This lovely city is centrally located between Paris and Marseille and is the gastronomic capitol of France. It’s combination of history—it’s a UNESCO World Heritage site—and commerce make it a unique and thriving metropolis in France. It has so much to offer its visitors, from rich cultural haunts like museums and ...
When it comes to pairing food and wine, you’ve probably got it all figured out — from red meat to white meat, fish and seafood, cheese and probably even dessert. But some cuisines are more difficult to pair with wine than others; Chinese is one of these. Pairing French wine with Chinese food can be […]