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Alpes

We don’t necessarily think of the wines of Savoie except when we go to the mountains and we have a fondue or a raclette and yet what a diversity! 2200ha of vines planted with unexpected grape...
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Alsace

Land of white wines! Alsace region saw the 1st french Route des Vins opened in 1953 and crossing over 170 kms. Even if the journey is quite winding, you will definitely be...
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Beaujolais

A diversity of terroirs  Beaujolais suffered for a long time that its wines where too light or that they were consumed too early... Well some countries love it that way so...
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Bordeaux area

Castle land but not only...  Wine from the Bordeaux area are so famous around the world. In the Middle Age, it was the first region to start business with England, as the...
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Burgundy

A diverse Burgundy  Who never dreamt of travelling across the mythic Climats of Burgundy: Chambertin, Romanée-Conti, Clos de Vougeot, Montrachet, Corton, Musigny......
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Champagne

A very well admired destination The birthplace of Champagne, the eponymous sparkling wine, Champagne is a wine destination in its own. Located between Reims and Epernay, the villages or crus (319...
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Languedoc

Nature wild and diverse! Languedoc has a stormy history that probably gave her strength and determination to become now a dynamic, rich and diverse wine region giving wines that we hear of more and...
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Provence

Rosé kingdom Ancestral land where vine culture and wine production developed 2600 years ago when phenicians settled down along the Mediterranean sea. Land of wide spaces...
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Cognac-Armagnac area

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Savoie-Bugey

Savoie vineyards, a place to rediscover Attached to France in 1860 just before the phylloxera period, the Savoyard vineyard extends over 4 departments: Savoie, Haute Savoie, Ain and Isère on...
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South-Western area

Birthplace of now international grapes On the Saint Jacques de Compostelle path, pilgrims drinking very rarely water (because it was not drinkable most of the time and for religious reassons) the...
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Loire Valley

The garden of France The Loire Valley was registered by the UNESCO worldwide patrimony since 2000. Before that the kings like Charles VII and its futur dauphin Louis XI started the construction of...
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Rhône Valley

At the birth of the AOC The Rhone Valley saw arriving the first AOC in 1933 (legalized in 1947 after the 2nd world war) that are Châteauneuf du Pape (and maybe also Tavel who knows...). A...

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La Motte

B&B in a bastide of Provence

Aurélie Bertin, the winemaker of the Château des Demoiselles, offers in a Provencal bastide of 1830 located 30 minutes from Cannes and Saint-Tropez guest rooms designed as charming...

Jongieux

B&B in Savoie

With the Domaine Saint-Géry, Pascale and Patrick Duler have created in Quercy an organic estate mixing in particular the vine and the truffle. Entirely dedicated to gastronomy and the art of...

Petit-Palais-et-Cornemps

Gîte in a Château close to Saint-Emilion

Sylvie Milhard and Michel Bessard are at the head of the Château Vieux Mougnac, a family estate with ancestral methods (horse ploughing, nettle and wicker treatments, etc.). The cottage of this...

Correns

Gîte in a hamlet in Correns

In the heart of the Côtes de Provence, Mickael Latz and Kitty Rachinel welcome you to the Domaine des Aspras, located in Correns, green village of Centre-Var considered the first organic village...

Gruissan

B&B in a hamlet of La Clape

Frédérique Olivié receives at the Château le Bouïs, a vineyard hamlet at the foot of the La Clape massif, facing the Mediterranean, in one of its two guest houses: the...

Lignan-de-Bordeaux

Gîte for 13 people in the Entre-Deux-Mers

Bruno Mottet, from a family of Bordeaux merchants, has converted the Château de Seguin, built in 1780, into a holiday home for 13 people. We love the billiards room, the private fishing pond and...

Gargas

Luxury Hotel in Luberon

Perched on a hill in the heart of the Luberon, Werner and Carmen Wunderli invite you to discover with the Coquillade Village a dream place in the heart of the 34 hectares of the Aureto vineyard,...

Séguret

Hotel between Gigondas and Rasteau

Benoît Baudry welcomes you in the village of Séguret, classified among the most beautiful villages in France, at the hotel*** of the Domaine Cabasse, located at the foot of the Dentelles...

Saussignac

Eco-lodges in the vineyards of Bergerac

Sean and Caro Feely are located 20 minutes from Bergerac, one of the most beautiful cities in the Périgord, and 1h from Bordeaux creating the Château Feely overlooking the Dordogne...

Probably the most reknown country in the world for its wines ! 

You live close or are planning to visit? Lucky you, come and discover the terroirs of France following the Route des Vins for a week-end or for more!
Either you want to stay by the sea, by the mountains, in the countryside or on the flank of a hill, french vineyards benefit from a wide range of landscapes that you are about to discover!

Taste wines with french cheese, charcuteries, traditional dishes like bouillabaisse, flamekueche, quiche lorraine, boeuf bourguignon... Feeling hungry?
France is very diverse and will astonish not only by its gastronomy but also by its landscapes, its culture. Every region has its local language that you might not understand but staying at wine estates you might here some a lot and learn a few words : Ohlala c'est bon!! Come back with memories of a lifetime in your mind ! Cocoricooooo ! 

750 000 haAccomodation Winegrowers358 AOC 74 IGP

To better understand classification of french wines, here is a diagram that could help you. This diagram might have other levels depending on the regions where you are at (ex : Grands Crus in Burgundy).  

Wine stays in France

Vins de France = "Wine from France" : wine that do not have much restriction in term of geographical space for harvest and/or vinification, choice of cépages (=grapes), techniques used, etc, etc...
IGP : Indication Géographique Protégée = "Protected Geographical Indication" (as the name let us know, wine was produced with grapes from a particular area: techniques and grapes used might also be specified in some IGP )
AOC ou AOP : Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée or Appellation d'Origine Protégée = "Protected Appelation of Origin" (highest level on the French wines, legal speciication very stricts, AOP is the equivalent of the AOC at the european level)

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