France is the most significant country in the World when it comes to wines. France is the birthplace of most of the wines we know best. The best known grape varieties- Cabernet, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay are French, so if you want to know wine, you’ll have to know France! Although France makes slightly less wine than Italy (the World’s top wine producer) most experts agree that French vintners produce more fine wine than any other nation.

  • Alsace
  • Bordeaux
  • Burgundy
  • Loire Valley
  • Rhone Valley
  • Southern France