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The Basics That You Should Know When It Comes To Selecting French Wines For Investment Or Consumption
The first thing you should know when selecting a French wine is that French wines are classified according to the region where it was produced. This is known as the appellation system. Most other wines, are labeled by the kind of grape that is used to produce the wine. The French believe that terroir is the most important factor in the making of a wine. Terroir refers to the soil, climate, topography and tradition of where the grapes were grown and how the wine was made. It is believed that these factors influence the taste and quality of a wine.
There are four main wine producing regions or appellations in France. They are Burgundy, Bordeaux, Champagne and Loire. Burgundy is on the east of France, while Bourdeux is an Atlantic province. Champagne is a region in Northeast France and where the original Champagne wine originated. Loire refers to wine made in the Loire River Valley.
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