A complete intro to the wines of France

A complete intro to the wines of France

Quick facts about French wine

#1 - Global wine production rank at 46.2 Million hectoliters in 2014. France reclaimed the global throne due to poor weather in Italy.

#2 - Global wine consumption by volume, second to the United States.


46.6 Liters/Person - Per capita wine consumption in France, only trailing Andorra, the Vatican and other microstates.

$9.6 Billion - Value of French wine exports in 2013.

$1.6 Billion - Value of French wine exported to the United Kingdom, the world's largest importer of French wine. The U.S. is second at $1.3 billion.


Map of wine varieties in Provence
Map of wine varieties in Provence


Via vinepair.com



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