Ah, Bastille Day, how to celebrate it? One could, of course, go storm a Paris prison full of political prisoners, but there are so few of those left these days. Besides, plane flights to Paris are really expensive right now. Better to buy a baguette and some stinky cheese, open a bottle of French vin, and start singing La Marseillaise.
To get you in the proper Parisian spirit, here are five fine bottles from five different French wine regions to check out.
Five Wines for Bastille Day
2007 E. Guigal Côtes du Rhône Rouge ($12)
2010 Bieler Coteaux d’Aix en Provence Rosé ($13)
NV Lucien Albrecht Crémant d’Alsace ($18)
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