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French Wine Pronunciation

How to pronounce the names of French wines

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If you love French wine but hate ordering it, here's a page that can help. This list of French wines and related vocabulary includes sound files to help you pronounce the names of French wines. A la vôtre !

le vin   wine

le vin blanc   white wine

le vin rosé   rosé wine

le vin rouge   red wine

un verre   glass

une bouteille   bottle

une dégustation de vin   wine tasting
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French Wines

Armagnac

Beaujolais nouveau

Bordeaux

Bourgogne   (burgundy)

Cabernet sauvignon

Chablis

Champagne

Châteauneuf-du-Pape

Chenin blanc

Cognac

Médoc

Merlot

Muscat

Pinot blanc

Pinot gris

Pinot noir

Pomerol

Pouilly-Fuissé

Sancerre

Sauternes

Sauvignon blanc

Sémillon

St Émilion

Viognier

Vouvray


Go on to page 2 to learn some French wine tasting terms.

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