French wines are the finest in the world, and France produces more than
20% of the world’s wine that is 550 million cases.
Bordeaux vineyards cover an area of over 270,000 acres and
Bordeaux alone has over 7,500 Wine châteaux.
There are around 450 different wine appellations in France and
72% of the adult French population finds it difficult to understand French wine labels.
Monday, June 25, 2007, 12:36 AM