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Paris Wine Events & Tastings

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November 27-December 1
The annual Exhibition of Independent Winegrowers (Salon des Vins des Vignerons Independants) will be held at Porte de Versailles from November 27-December 1. Guests will be able to meet independent wine makers from across France and sample their wines. For more information, visit www.vigneron-independant.com
 
November 28-29
Le Festival des Meilleurs Vins will take place at the Carrousel de Louvre. The event will feature master classes, wine tastings and workshops. For more information, visit www.grandtasting.com
 

Ongoing
Enjoy a wine and cheese tasting lunch featuring five French whites and reds along with cheese, charcuterie and a bread basket. The cost is 75€ per person, including taxes and services. The lunch begins at noon and lasts for an hour and a half. These events take place year-round on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays. For more information, visit www.conciergerie.com.
 
Fridays
At Bistrot du Sommelier, Philippe Faure-Brac has catered to patrons since 1984. On Friday, he showcases a vineyard and its wines: a special menu with five glasses of wine costs €50 at lunch and €75 at dinner. Bistrot du Sommelier, 97, bd Haussmann, 75008 Paris, 01 42 65 24 85.
 

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Features

THE VINES OF PARIS
AND ILE-DE-FRANCE

Reviving Old Traditions
With strong legal control over selling Parisian-made wines commercially, it may be surprising that vineyards are popping up all over Ile-de-France. Wines have been made here for hundreds of years, which makes it a cultural venture rather than a lucrative one.


DIFFERENT SHADES OF ROSÉ
The Complexity of a Simple Wine

Learn about rosés, the often overlooked wine, from the varieties of grapes that are selected to the different methods in making the vino.

 

 



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