Best Wine Movies for French Wine Lovers Including Some Surprises

Tuesday, Jan 17th 2023
wine movies
Do you want our take on which wine movies are best for French wine lovers? Here are a few options, many are popular, and a couple may surprise you. Wine Movies: Start Here Mondovino: This is a great documentary that examines the critics, consultants, and the big guys vs. the little guys. It ...

Gougères Recipe in 5 Easy Steps

Tuesday, Jan 3rd 2023
Easy Gougeres Recipe
Do you know that feeling when you want to offer some appetizers but don’t know what to serve beyond chips and dip? Here is an easy gougères recipe (pronounced goo-jairs) that is a real crowd-pleaser. Plus you can make a larger batch to freeze for that last-minute get-together, or even to ...

Bordeaux Wine and Cheese Pairings Guaranteed to Please!

Tuesday, Jan 3rd 2023
wine and cheese pairings
What are the best Bordeaux wine and cheese pairings?  This is a question often asked, and we wanted to offer you an easy guide to help you when hosting a dinner party or luncheon. Easy wine & cheese combinations: Brie with red St. Emilion wine  Soft ripened Saint Albray cheese with red ...

New Years Eve Menus With Perfect Champagne Pairings

Tuesday, Dec 27th 2022
New Years Eve Menus
Perfect Champagne Pairings For New Years Eve Menus So you have decided to host a festive New Years’ Eve champagne supper. First, choose from a few New Years Eve menus and make sure to pair the food thoughtfully. Then there are still many choices to make, depending on your preference for ...

Easy French Wine Map You Need to Plan Your Dream Wine Tour

Monday, Jun 27th 2022
french wine map
Have you ever wondered where the French wine regions are located, and how best to get there? First, when planning your wine tour to France, it’s best to see where the French wine regions are situated on a French wine map! Then gauge how far the French wine region is from Paris, or where ...

The 10 Best Markets of Provence Not to Miss

Monday, May 23rd 2022
Best Markets of Provence
Colorful and lively, the best markets of Provence will take you on a picturesque discovery of flavors, fragrances, and local products. Rooted in the French identity, food markets go beyond a tourist attraction. First, the best markets of Provence belong to the local culture. Second, they are ...

What is a Full Bodied Wine From France?

Wednesday, Apr 6th 2022
what is a full bodied wine
When someone tells us they like full-bodied red wines, we first ask them what their idea of a full-bodied wine is.  This allows us to better understand what it is that resonates with their preferences.  Then we can recommend areas in France to better discover what is a full-bodied ...

Easy Tips for Getting to French Wine Regions

Wednesday, Mar 16th 2022
French Wine Regions
You’re planning a trip to French wine country and are dreaming of seeing fabulous wine estates and beautiful chateaux. Are you confused about how to get to the major French wine regions? Many French wine regions do not have direct flights from the USA or other countries. So there is a ...

Vouvray Wines: Sweet and Delightful Pairings

Wednesday, Mar 2nd 2022
Vouvray wines
Vouvray Pairings for the Main Course: Baked Ham, Chinese or Indian food, Gingered Pork, Butternut squash soup, Peking duck Wine Pairings for Dessert: Goat Cheese, Lemon Meringue Pie, Mince Tarts, Pumpkin Pie It was some years ago–as a member of a group of teenagers bicycling through the ...

Best Carry-On Size, Travel With Only a Carry-On

Saturday, Aug 7th 2021
Transcript: Carry On Size and How to Travel Well with a Carry-On Have you ever wondered, how can you travel with only a carry-on regardless of the destination or the length of the trip?  Well in this video we’re going to go over the top tips and strategies to help you go from feeling ...

3 Fun Experiences to Add to Your Dream Wine Tour

Monday, Jun 7th 2021
dream wine tour
Transcript for planning your dream wine tour: So you’ve decided you’re going to plan a wine tour. Congratulations. Now the question is, what do you want to include in the wine tour? Well, first of all, what you need to know is, if you only do wine tours on your wine tour, you may ...

The Best Loire Goat Cheeses and Perfect Wine Pairings

Monday, May 10th 2021
goat cheeses
There are 48 kinds of cheese in France with the protected AOC status – and six of them are in the Loire Valley. They go quite well with local wines, and all of them are goat cheeses. Valençay cheese with red Sancerre Crottin de Chavignol with a crisp white Quincy wine Chabichou du Poitou Try ...

New Burgundy Wine Masterclass Retreat Helping Wine Lovers Become Connoisseurs

Thursday, Apr 15th 2021
Burgundy Wine Masterclass Retreat
Transcript: Burgundy Wine Masterclass Retreat video Are you looking for a wine tour that would allow you to grow from Burgundy wine lover to connoisseur? Well, our Burgundy masterclass retreat might be the perfect program for you. Hi, I’m Pascale Bernasse with French Wine Explorers. And ...

9 Must-Know Strategies For Your Dream Wine Tour

Saturday, Mar 27th 2021
wine tours of france
Transcript: Have you ever dreamt of going on a wine tour of France and thought to yourself, I’d love to do that, but I have no idea where to begin! Hi, I’m Pascale Bernasse with French Wine Explorers. And we help French wine lovers become Connoisseurs with our immersive online ...

Wine Pairing With Steak: Bordeaux Inspired Meal to Make at Home

Monday, Mar 22nd 2021
Wine Pairing with steak
Picture this: you’re hosting a meal and you know the main guest loves Bordeaux wines and steak. What is the best wine pairing with steak? In this post, we’re going to offer you great tips and tricks for meal planning for Bordeaux wine lovers.  Bordeaux wine pairing tip #1: The ...

Travel Insurance Cancel For Any Reason: What You Need To Know

Monday, Feb 22nd 2021
travel insurance cancel for any reason
Transcript: Travel Insurance, Cancel for Any Reason Waiver: Okay so you want to plan a trip but you’re really concerned about the uncertainty of travel right now and in the future. So what do you do? Well first of all know that 46% of Americans plan on traveling soon by the end of this ...
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