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Terms and conditions

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.

Order acceptance

All goods are offered subject to availability and remain the property of The French Paradox until paid for in full. In the unlikely event that:

- we have run out of an item on your order
- we are unable to obtain authorisation for your payment
-a pricing or product description error has been identified

We will contact you to agree on a replacement.


All items prices are per unit unless stated otherwise. They are quoted in euro, VAT included.


Orders will be delivered to the address indicated by the customer. They will be forwarded to the addressee via our appointed carrier.
The customer is advised to check the state of the packaging, as well as the contents at the time of delivery, and to check that quantities and items tally with the information on the order form. The signature on the delivery receipt will be equivalent to acceptance by the customer.

Lead time for delivery (week days): Dublin area 48h, ROI: 96h.

Return/ Refund

We hope you will be totally satisfied with any purchase made with the French Paradox.
In the unlikely event that a wine is corked or below standard, you are required to :
- notify us as soon as possible
- keep an uncorked bottle or send us back as quickly as possible the opened bottle
Postage and return costs will be reimbursed by the French Paradox, except if it is not established that the goods have been damaged, faulty or incorrectly delivered under The French Paradox responsibility.


Any dispute or claims that arise from using this Web site must be made and settled under Irish law.

Under legal drinking age

Web Visitors under the age of 18 should not register with this website or submit any information to The French Paradox.

Alcohol abuse

Wine contains alcohol, and alcohol abuse is dangerous to your health. You are advised to always consume in moderation.

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 inacuracy 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.