France has been making wine since the 6th century and sets the benchmark for quality wines throughout the world. From Bordeaux to Burgundy these world class wines continue to lead the world in wine of place. There are 7 main wine producing regions in France. Bordeaux, Burgundy, Rhone Valley, Loire Valley, Alsace, the Languedoc, and Champagne. Each region adhering to their specific terroir driven expressions of wine that is unique to each of the geographic locations.