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As this wine map of France clearly shows, there are vineyards throughout France.
While three areas, Champagne, Burgundy and Bordeaux, enjoy worldwide recognition on account of their historic tradition for fine wines, there is actually commercial production of wine in every region of France except those along the north coast - Brittany, Normandy, Picardy and the Nord-Pas-de-Calais regions. Generally speaking, the northern vineyards are more reputed for their white wines, the southern vineyards, from Burgundy southwards with the exception of the Jura and Savoy vineyards, for their red wines.

More details on the main French wine guide page


French wine

Wine links:
Champagne
Bordeaux
Burgundy
Alsace
Cotes du Rhône
Jura wines - the Chateau d'Arlay 
Languedoc
Loire valley
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Map of the wine-growing areas of France

Map of the wine regions of France
Click below for information about the main wine growing regions:

Other areas:
South west France: Bergerac, Armagnac, Gaillac, Cahors, Béarn, Jurançon,

Central France:
Auvergne,

North east France: Lorraine (see Alsace)

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