Red is regarded as a sexy color and taking a sip of a French red wine can make you ooze with an irresistible sex appeal. But more than the lustrous and captivating color of French red wines, the main reason why they have become very famous all over the world is because of their amazing taste combined with their rich and fascinating history passed down from one generation to another.
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For many centuries, France has been regarded as part of the Old World of wines, producing the highest number of wines that are being exported to different corners of the world. But with the emergence of the New World, slowly, French wines have been taken out of the shelves to be replaced by wine varieties that came from the newer wine producers. However, nothing beats the original and just recently, French red wines have started to fight back to reclaim their position.
Whether you are a wine connoisseur, wine lover, wine aficionado or just another ordinary person who wants to enjoy a couple of glasses to finish off the long week at work, there is no denying that there are several wines that have been held in higher esteem in the world of wines.
Here is a quick guide into the best French red wines that you might want to try, if you haven’t yet.
The distinctive cinnamon flavor and candied fruit roll up is the main reason why Grenache is easily recognized even by the expert blind tasters. This particular French red wine has a medium to a full weight in its taste, although this is semi-translucent and has a deceiving lighter color. Grenache’s spice makes it an ideal pair to herb and spiced foods such as vegetables, roasted meats and many types of ethnic foods.