Posts Tagged ‘ France ’

AOC Tricastin changes name to Grignan-Les Adhémar

Jun 11th, 2010 | By
AOC Tricastin changes name to Grignan-Les Adhémar

The French Institut National de l’Origine et de la qualité (INAO) has finally approved the name change for the AOC Tricastin. The name change has […]



New Pinot Noir fraud in South of France

May 19th, 2010 | By
New Pinot Noir fraud in South of France

In southern France, a new case of fraud with Pinot Noir has been discovered. The chairman and director of the cooperative winery of Coursan Armissan […]



French wine exports lowest in ten years time

Feb 26th, 2010 | By

Last year French wine exports fell by almost twenty percent to 5.5 billion euros. This is the lowest level in ten years time. According to […]



Walloons remain faithful to French wine, Flemings go for alternatives

Jan 19th, 2010 | By
Walloons remain faithful to French wine, Flemings go for alternatives

Statistics from market researcher GfK show that people in the Dutch speaking part of Belgium drink less French wine. Bordeaux and Champagne are the big […]



Robert Parker Blesses Vintage 2009

Oct 14th, 2009 | By

In his first e-mailnewsletter for subscribers of eRobertParker.com the influential American wine critic Robert Parker (left on the photo) writes very positive about vintage 2009 […]



French harvest 2009: better and more

Sep 15th, 2009 | By

The harvest has begun in the vast majority of French vineyards. Thanks to a hot and dry summer 2009 is expected to be a plentiful […]