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FRV100 gamay in OC?

digkv Mar 7, 2010 08:00 PM

Hey guys,

so I've been looking for this sparkling wine FRV100 for a while. It's supposedly a relatively cheap wine but I have not found it anywhere and I really want to try it. Does anyone know where I can find it?

Thanks!

  1. Das Ubergeek Mar 8, 2010 07:37 AM

    I've never seen it, but the pun in the name makes me cringe.

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    1. re: Das Ubergeek
      Tripeler Mar 9, 2010 06:41 PM

      I've thought about it a lot and still don't get the pun... help!

      1. re: Tripeler
        Servorg Mar 9, 2010 06:59 PM

        Google says:

        "The phonetic pronunciation of FRV 100 in English is EFF ARE VEE ONE HUNDRED.

        In French, it is EFF ERR VAY SON – in other words EFFERVESCENT!"

        1. re: Servorg
          Tripeler Mar 9, 2010 07:28 PM

          Not knowing French, I can understand why I didn't get it. Thanks!

          1. re: Servorg
            Das Ubergeek Mar 9, 2010 07:29 PM

            Exactly. F-R-V-cent in French.

            1. re: Das Ubergeek
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              cls Mar 9, 2010 07:47 PM

              juuuuust a bit obtuse.

              1. re: cls
                Das Ubergeek Mar 9, 2010 07:52 PM

                Maybe a tiny bit, but I've been speaking French since before my first birthday, so it jumped out at me.

                1. re: Das Ubergeek
                  Tripeler Mar 9, 2010 08:02 PM

                  Anyway, I'm glad I asked.

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