Beaujolais

The week’s top 10 most read

We round up the week’s most read articles on the drinks business including the discovery of a stash of rare 18th century Madeira and a man checking in a single can of beer on a Perth-bound flight. 

Beaujolais closes in on ‘climat’ recognition

Beaujolais is closing in on officially recognised ‘climats’ as it continues to pursue geological and terroir studies, which the regional interprofession hopes will lead to ‘premier cru’ designations in the near future.

Beaujolais hit by hail and ‘mini-tornado’

Vineyards in the north of Beaujolais – notably in Fleurie and neighbouring Chénas - were hit by hail and storms on Monday afternoon.

Proust Q&A: Yannick Champ

The dynamic winemaker of Prieure Roch Yannick Champ speaks to dbHK about his fear of spiders and inviting Marilyn Monroe for dinner.

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