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How McDonald's Conquered France

How McDonald's Conquered France

The fast-food chain's most surprising success.


By 2007, France had become the second-most profitable market in the world for McDonald's


By Mike SteinbergerPosted Thursday, June 25, 2009, at 1:43 PM ET


http://www.slate.com/id/2221246/pagenum/2





McDonald's in Paris with the Arc de Triomphe in the background


In his new book, Au Revoir to All That: Food, Wine, and the End of France[i], Slate wine columnist Mike Steinberger examines the startling decline of French cuisine over the past few decades, explaining how a country that turned eating and drinking into an art form has lost its touch for cheese, wine, food, and fine dining. In yesterday's excerpt, Ste
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