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Thursday 2 July 2015

France

China recognises ‘Bordeaux’

China has said it now recognises the term “Bordeaux” as a brand after what has been a four year struggle by the French government.

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 No Comments »

Sud de France launches Wine Hub

An “innovative” tool designed to support wine producers and importers operating in the Languedoc-Roussillon has been launched by trade body Sud de France.

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015 No Comments »

The Tour de l’Oc in pictures

A pictorial report of the highs and lows of the Tour de l’Oc cycling challenge – and a chance to view the UK wine trade wrapped up in lurid lycra.

Friday, June 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Beaujolais pushes for sparkling AOC

Beaujolais is trying to gain AOC status for its sparkling wines which, with it being mostly rosé, will make it doubly appealing thinks Inter Beaujolais.

Friday, June 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Vinadeis unveils Languedoc ‘black diamonds’

One of France’s largest wine producers has launched a high-end Languedoc range to strengthen its branded offering in the wake of a recent change in corporate identity.

Thursday, June 25th, 2015 No Comments »

Castel feeds aperitif thirst

Europe’s largest wine producer, Castel, has unveiled a raft of new products designed to tap into the opportunities it sees in the sparkling wine and wider aperitif categories.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Depp puts French estate on sale for £16.5m

Hollywood actor Johnny Depp has put his estate in the south of France, which includes a Pirates of the Caribbean themed wine cave, on the market for £16.5m.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Shock over wine named ‘dung’ in German

A row has broken out over a decision by St Tropez’s wine co-operative to name its 2014 rosé “mist” – which unfortunately means “dung”, “crap” or “rubbish” in German.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 3 Comments »

Margaux’s new winery in pictures

Château Margaux recently unveiled its new winery and vinothèque designed by Sir Norman Foster and his team.

Friday, June 19th, 2015 No Comments »

Vinexpo 2015 in pictures

From magnificent marquees and fountains of wine to jazz bands, orange trousers and a hot pink cow, Vinexpo 2015 has been a colourful one.

Thursday, June 18th, 2015 1 Comment »

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