Is wine really good for you? A few months ago, 60 Minutes ran an exciting T.V. segment on medical researchers in this area. 60M’s narrator, Morley Safer, pointed out that although people in France consume 30 percent more fat than we do, and exercise less, and even smoke more, a middle-aged American man has a… read more »
The firm of Barton & Gustier has been blending and shipping fine French wines since 1725. They are “negociants-éleveurs”, as well as growers themselves. (their flagship is Chateau Magnol in Haut Medoc, Bordeaux, France.) Even though they are based in Bordeaux, they offer an extensive variety of wines from different regions of France. Michel Fouchaux… read more »
South African wine came from the Dutch and the French colonization, who planted the first vineyard in Africa. Most of the wine comes from Cape Town region. One of the most popular wine in the country is Sauvignon Blanc.