France

CIVL Languedoc appoints new president

The interprofession representing the Languedoc has appointed Miren de Lorgeril as its new president – currently the only female president of an interprofession.

INAO to allow AOCs to trial climate-change varieties

French AOCs will be able to carry out R&D on new climate-change resistant grape varieties following a recent ruling by the INAO.

Trump fires warning shot at French wine trade

US President Donald Trump has ignited a spat between the US and France by criticising France for its tariffs on US wine imports, which he claims are preventing US producers from selling their wines in France.

The quiet return of Beaujolais Nouveau

After a spell in the proverbial wine desert Beaujolais Nouveau is having a minor revival and one that could have a positive role to play in the on-going rehabilitation of Beaujolais as a whole.

In the magazine: Rich Pickings

November 9th, 2018

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