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Beaujolais Nouveau

Japan celebrates Beaujolais Nouveau with ‘hot spring’

In what is fast becoming an annual tradition, Japanese once again celebrated the release of Beaujolais Nouveau by swimming in a hot springs mixed with the fruity Gamay wine.

Friday, November 18th, 2016 No Comments »

Loeb on Tap aims to drive #BoJoNuVo revival

Loeb on Tap is hoping to steer a revival in Beaujoais Nouveau in the UK by supplying 12 key London on-trade venues with Beaujolais-Villages Nouveau on tap for the very first time.

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 No Comments »

Wine mouth spray launched

In time for the release of 2014 Beaujolais Nouveau last Thursday, a Lithuanian advertising agency has launched a wine mouth spray.

Monday, November 24th, 2014 No Comments »

Japanese bathe in 2014 Beaujolais wine

Wine lovers in Japan celebrated the release of 2014’s Beaujolais Nouveau by bathing in the wine at a hot spring resort west of Tokyo.

Friday, November 21st, 2014 No Comments »

Bibendum predicts Beaujolais revival

Bibendum is predicting a Beaujolais revival among 25 to 34-year-olds after research showed baby boomers are still drinking the Gamay-based wine.

Thursday, November 20th, 2014 No Comments »

Wine in a paint can launched

Playing on the fact that red wine stains your teeth, a Lithuanian advertising agency has launched a wine housed in a paint can.

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 No Comments »

First Beaujolais Nouveau shipment arrives in Japan

The year’s first shipment of Beaujolais Nouveau wine arrived at Tokyo’s Haneda airport from Paris last week ahead of its release on 21 November.

Wednesday, November 13th, 2013 No Comments »

Wine for cats goes on sale in Japan

Japanese pet food and supplement maker B&H Lives has launched a wine for cats called Nyan Nyan Nouveau (“Meow Nouveau”).

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 No Comments »

Beaujolais forges ahead with classification

The Beaujolais region is working to introduce a vineyard-based classification system within the next decade.

Monday, December 10th, 2012 1 Comment »

Beaujolais Nouveau marred by bad harvest

Today’s annual Beaujolais Nouveau release celebrations will be restrained, after a poor harvest has left hundreds of growers facing bankruptcy.

Thursday, November 15th, 2012 No Comments »

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