At one past midnight, on the third Thursday in November all across France and the world announcements are made ‘Beaujolais Nouveau est arrive!’ – meaning ‘This year’s Beaujolais Nouveau has arrived!’.
Of course, I will be sampling this year’s release of Beaujolais, it would be rude not to!
THREE WAYS TO BEAUJOLAIS
- For Ideas of Where to Celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau on the French Riviera, you can read my November post here: https://accessriviera.wordpress.com/2016/11/12/events-november-french-riviera/
- Jill Barth’s fantastic blog L’Occasion is overflowing with wine tips and advice and you can join her and other #Winophiles this Saturday 19 November on Twitter for a chat about Beaujolais. To find out more, read here: https://jillbarth.wordpress.com/2016/11/16/beaujolais-french-winophiles/
- Confused about French wines? Struggle no more with these handy guides from About.com:
French Wine Pronunciation http://french.about.com/od/vocabulary/a/wine.htm
French Wine Tasting Terms: http://french.about.com/od/vocabulary/a/wine_2.htm