France raises a glass to tourism
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As it does every autumn, France is celebrating the arrival of the "Beaujolais nouveau" this week. It's a good excuse for a glass of red wine and a party, although not usually a hit with wine experts. But an increasing number of wine-savvy tourists are thronging to France for an education in enology. Indeed, for many tourists, blending wine-tasting with terroir touring makes for a great - if pricey - experience, as the ever-growing numbers indicate. FRANCE 24 takes a closer look.