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French run short of butter, wine and foie gras, ahead of Christmas

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The French will still have foie gras for Christmas and New Year's Eve but in lesser quantities, and it will be a lot more expensive.

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The French will still have foie gras for Christmas and New Year's Eve but in lesser quantities, and it will be a lot more expensive.

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WITH butter spread thin and wine output drying up, whatever next for the unlucky French?

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