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It's so much more than Beaujolais Nouveau
Love it or hate it, Beaujolais Nouveau Day (on the 3rd Thursday in November) is the wine event of the year. But that young wine doesn't even touch la gloire du vin français, so today in Lawless French à fond, let's take an in-depth look at everything to do with wine.
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Wine 101 🌱
Very nice introduction to wine, grapes, varietals, and more.
Basic French terms like bottle, cork, and glass, with sound files.
Knowing how to pronounce the names of wines in French can be tricky - and that's even before you start drinking! Here's the French pronunciation for the names of the most common wines, varietals, and a few extra special wines.
Wine tasting glossary, from acerbe to vif.
Learn about this young wine while practicing reading in French (or skip straight to the translation).
The preposition makes all the difference.
They both mean 🆕 but they're not interchangeable.
Warning phrases ⚠️
Learn more while practicing listening
See how much you know about wine and related vocab with these assorted quizzes:
Try translating these wine-related texts into French.
Juste pour rigoler
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