French Culture Guide

French Culture in New York, with a Touch of Paris

Wine & Spirits

French Wine on a Dime

French Wine on a Dime

Wine is not hard to find in NYC. Inexpensive, good wine is a different story. After living a year on a vineyard in France, I can honestly say that my taste buds are spoiled when it comes to grapes and their fermented goodness.

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The perfect Christmas gift to your Family in France

The perfect Christmas gift to your Family in France

No need to run frantically up and down Madison Avenue or lose your mind amongst the crowds in SoHo this year.

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Grape Focus : Sauvignon Blanc

Grape Focus : Sauvignon Blanc

  Sauvignon Blanc is made all over the world, from California to Chile to New Zealand, but its first home was France.   The climates of Bordeaux and the Loire…

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Champagne, uncorked

Champagne, uncorked

  Champagne sparkles, but all that sparkles is not Champagne. To earn the title, sparkling wine must come from the region of Champagne, 90 miles northeast of Paris. It’s the…

Jul 06, 2010 by
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Where to find Rosé in NYC

Where to find Rosé in NYC

Grape talk with wine specialist John Bandman

Jul 02, 2010 by
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