Home Add to Favorite Contact Submit  
             28 February, 2021
 

    
Category:  Articles » Food & Drinks » Wine-Spirits

 

Why Many People Stll Prefer Fine French Wines Over All Others

Popularity:
         Views: 2157
2007-11-17 04:05:18     
Article by Gregg Hall

France has an ideal climate for producing wine, couple that with perfect soil conditions and availability of water and you have the best location in the world for wine production. With thirteen different regions that grow many different kinds of grapes, is it no wonder that France is teeming with vineyards and wineries?

When most people think of wine, French wine will automatically come to mind. Even many of the names of wines are from the regions that they originated from in France. Burgundy and Champagne are two wines that everyone will recognize that were created in those regions of France. I am sure that many more come to mind as well if you are a wine lover.

Making wine is a time-honored tradition in France. For hundreds of years, it was produced and consumed by peasants all over the country. Obviously, the French have learned a thing or two about creating wine over the course of all that time. Many will swear that French wines are the best wines in all the world and few will disagree.

Many wine lovers will choose French wines over any other. The choices are almost endless for French wine including within the same wine types. For example, if you test two Burgundy wines from two different vineyards you will experience variations in the aroma, taste, and even the texture of the wine. These variations and infinite possibilities are what give French wine its fine reputation.

True French wines are some of the best wines in the world. One way to tell a true French wine is by the label. New world wines list the ingredients on the bottle label while the French still label their old world wines with the location it was produced. This ancient way of labeling their wines has left a touch of romance in French wine production.

French wines have been stars in the wine world for hundreds of years. Everything from the standard Burgundy wine to the very classiest Champagne is created in France. Price ranges begin at a few dollars a bottle so everyone can afford to try French wines. For true wine lovers, there are rarer versions to be had. Of course, the older or more rare the wine is, the price will be higher accordingly.

Needless to say, when you taste a true French wine you will know the difference. The world's finest grapes grown in the ideal conditions help to create wines with the aroma and tastes of no other wines. The difference is the emphasis on quality from the grapes themselves to the traditional process that creates the wine. These are just a few of the reasons so many still prefer French wines above all others.

Gregg Hall is an author living with his beautiful wife and family in Navarre Beach, Florida. Find more about wine as well as wine gift baskets at http://www.winegiftbasketsplus.com

Specialized in: Sunset Wine Carriers - Viking Undercounter Wine Cellars - Wine Bottle Holders - Silver Plated Wine Coolers - Wine And Gourmet Gift Boxes - Noritake Wine Glasses - Wine Bars - Marvel Wine Coolers - Tall Wine Glasses - Wine Bottle Openers - Rogar Champion Wine Openers - Screwpull Wine Openers - Wine Books
URL: http://www.winegiftbasketsplus.com
Print article      Bookmark this page
Related Articles 
Substitute For Marsala Wine - Cooking Alternatives (Popularity: ): What is Marsala wine? Can you use a substitute for Marsala wine if a recipe specifically calls for this particular wine?Marsala wine is produced on Sicily by using various varieties of grapes such as the Inaolia, Catarratto and Grillo grapes among others. It also comes in three grades that are classified according to color and sweetness, they are: Oro which is a light gold color, Amber, a darker sweeter blend ...
Wine Storage Coolers - More Popular Than Ever (Popularity: ): Recently it seems like wine coolers are flooding market. Everywhere you turn you see a different brand or model. Everything for the very basic, that just cool, to the more impressive models, that have all the bells and whistles. However, you may be wondering why coolers are a must have.The answer to this question is both very simple and very complex. Wine coolers keep your vino chilled to the perfect ...
Why Getting A Wine Storage Cabinet Is A Must (Popularity: ): You have decided to start a wine collection and everyone keeps telling you that you need a storage unit, however you not exactly sure why you need one. A beginner's collection tends to be small and it can probably fit nicely in your pantry. Why spend the extra money on a storage unit? Well if you are serious about collecting, a storage unit is a must have. Even if you ...
Creating A Martini Masterpiece (Popularity: ): Without a doubt, a true barometer of a bartender's skills and a person's taste is making a great Martini! Martinis have really gained immense popularity over the last decade. Everyone remembers that James Bond loved his martinis, of course they had to be "shaken, not stirred."Making a classic dry martini is almost like creating a very simple, yet very pure piece of art. So, here it is, a step by ...
The Health Benefits of Red Wine (Popularity: ): The wisdom about healthy eating changes frequently, and it can be hard to keep up, but one consistent thing is that many studies point to there being health benefits from drinking red wine. Red wine is said to aid digestion, as well as help keep your arteries and heart healthy. Red wine also enhances the flavor of certain foods. Fans of red wine often like to talk about the 'legs' ...


Related Business 
1855.com (Popularity: ): Offers wines directly from the French producers as well as wines from the New World. French site with English translation.
Murua (Popularity: ): Traditional manufacture of casks from cleft French and American oak for ageing fine wines.
Find The Best Coffee Maker For You (Popularity: ): French Presses are one of the oldest if not the oldest type of coffee makers. Also known as press pot, coffee plunger, coffee press, or cafetière in the United Kingdom, French Presses are simple coffee brewing machines usually made of glass and manually operated. Many people—especially travelers, hikers and backpackers—prefer them due to their ease of use, affordability and durability.
Breaux Vineyards (Popularity: ): Modern winery producing fine wines from classic European and French hybrid grapes. Information about the wine selection, tasting room and events.
French and English Bilingual Bible (Popularity: ): Enjoy the word of God in both French & English Our bilingual Bible are written in French and English and it offers the freedom for you to choose which language you prefer to read in.
Mora's Fine Wine and Spirits (Popularity: ): Mora's Fine Wines & Spirit shop offers a wide selection of wine and spirits. Buy Wines Online to get special discounts available for eclub members and fun wine event.
Capel Vale Wines (Popularity: ): Offers three ranges of wines: CV, Fine Dining and Connoisseur. The winery, cafe and cellar door are open to visitors.
Boschendal Wines (Popularity: ): One of the oldest and finest wine farms in Franschhoek. Producer of award winning wines, a fine restaurant, recipes, online cellar tour.
Compendium Wines (Popularity: ): Find a worldwide selection of fine wines from this Northern Ireland wine merchant. Also featuring a wine club.
Maison Jomere Ltd. (Popularity: ): Import and export firm with a product line that includes French and California wines, French cognacs and armagnacs, Polish vodka and London Dry Gin.