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Language: French

Description: Béarn is a former province covering ⅔ of the Pyrénées-Atlantique department in the south-west. It is now part of the Basse-Pyrénées department. It is known for red, white and rosé wine, made in Béarn, known as Vin du Béarn (AC) and for ouliat, garbure and various pork products. The area is predominantly Basque and stock is reared there.

Pronounced: beh-ahrn
Ethnicity: French
Most frequent country: France
Most frequent region: Béarnaise in Pyrénées-Atlantique

See places: French food and cuisine, Béarn, Pyrénées Atlantiques

See foods and dishes: à la béarnaise, broutes, broye, cousinette, crespet, cretons, daube a la béarnaise, millas, ouilat, salmis des palombes, sauce béarnaise

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