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Please read this information carefully. By accessing this website you will be deemed to have understood and agreed to be bound by all of these terms and conditions.

The information published on the French Paradox website is provided as a convenience to visitors and should be used for information purposes only and is subject to change without notice.

Applicable Law

This website is established by The French Paradox in the Republic of Ireland. Any use of it shall at all times be governed by the law of the Republic of Ireland and, in the event of any dispute, all relevant parties shall irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Republic of Ireland.

Copyright notice

No portion of the information on this Web site may be reproduced in any form or by any means without the prior written permission from The French Paradox.

All information on this web site are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.

The French Paradox assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the information or software or other documents which are referenced by or linked to this web site. References to corporations, their services and products, are provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either express or implied.

In no event shall The French Paradox be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind, or any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, those resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not advised of the possibility of damage, and on any theory of liability, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this information.

Despite our thorough control, this web site may include technical or other inaccuracies or typographical errors. We'd like to apologise and would appreciate you point out the inaccuracy to us. Changes are periodically added to the information herein; these changes will be incorporated in new editions of this web site. The French Paradox may make improvements and/or changes in the product(s) and/or the program(s) described in this web site at any time.

The French Paradox web site contains links to third-party Web sites, which are not under the control of The French Paradox. The French Paradox makes no representations whatsoever about any other Web site to which you may have access through the French Paradox Web site.

All trademarks, trade names or company names referenced herein are used for identification only and are the property of their respective owners.


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Ordering / Prices & Descriptions

Selling or supplying wine to under aged persons (under 18 years old) is against the law in the Republic of Ireland. By placing an order on the web site, you confirm that you are at least 18 years old. A form of identity as a proof of age would be requested by our delivery person in case of doubt. The delivery would not be completed if any doubt remains.

All products on our web site are offered subject to availability. Should a product, wine, gift or food item not be available, a substitute offer will be made upon us being able to contact you.

The prices on web site are in Euros, included VAT applicable in the Republic of Ireland. They can be changed at any time without notice, especially in case of Excise duty and VAT rate changes.

Keeping all pricing, details and pictures accurate and up to date is our utmost endeavour. We will however advise us if there is the slightest difference between what is shown on the web site and what would be delivered to you in order to confirm the delivery or cancel the order.

Delivery & Returns

Our delivery policy in the Republic of Ireland is as follows:


DUBLIN 2 -4 - 6

Rest of Dublin

Rep. of Ireland

Collection at

The French Paradox

< € 50

€ 9.-

Per drop

€ 19.-

Per drop


€ 50  <     < € 180


€ 9.-



10% in Gift voucher

> € 180



10% in Gift voucher




15% in Gift voucher


Any order can be delivered within 72 hours. Our web booking form will help you to give us all the details, such as mobile number and preferred time of delivery, to make you enjoy your purchase with us as smoothly as possible.

Failure to report to us damaged or missing product upon receipt of the delivery within 7 days may compromise your right to return and refund

We will replace any broken or spoilt bottle without any delay, without affecting your statutory rights.

Up to 7 working days from the date of delivery of your order, you may cancel your order for any reason provided all the bottles are unopened and in perfect resalable state. We will refund the full price of the order including delivery within 31 days from the date of cancellation.

Company details

The web site is operated by Chapeau Wines Ltd, incorporated in Ireland in 2000, Company Reg. No. 335351. The company is trading as The French Paradox, registered as Business name on March 1st, 2001, under the registration No. 198375.

The address is:

53, Shelbourne Road


Dublin 4

Republic of Ireland

Questions about orders and general inquiries can be directed as follows:

-         The Contact us page of web site

-         Email

-         Call our Support line on : 01 660 40 68