Key points about this information item Supermarket wine fairs in Midi-PyreneesInformation Description:
For many people, part of the attraction of visiting or moving to France is the wine. The French are world renown for the love and expertise in everything to do with the vines and so it is no surprise that the supermarkets like to take advantage of this.
Each autumn, all the large supermarket chains put on a “Foire aux Vins” where it is sometimes possible to pick up some very good wines at recduced prices. All the Chateaux are will be clearing their cellars of old stock to make space for the new vintage.
Before rushing off to the supermarket, it is advisable to do a little research first and Guide2MidiPyrenees has some helpful guides to get you started.
Vineyard Tours and wine tasting - make the most of your day
The ultimate guide to French wine is the Hachette des Vins, but it is only printed in French!
Online plant sales, based in Escanecrabe, Midi-Pyrenees, France