French Presidential Palace Auctions Wines

The Palais de l’Élysée, official residence of the Président de la République in France, auctioned off approximately 10 percent of its wine cellar this week.

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This is reportedly the first such sale by the Élysée, intended to raise money to purchase newer wines by more recent winemakers.

For more information on the wine auction, see NPR or the Palais de l’Élysée website.

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One Response to French Presidential Palace Auctions Wines

  1. Msgm5 says:

    Mmmm… Wonder if they would ship to U.S.?

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