Tag Archives: regulations

How to research PDO and PGI wine regulations

The name of a PDO or IGP on a wine bottle label conveys a lot of information: where the wine comes from, the grape varieties it may contain, the production methods, and permitted yields. These details are often summarised in … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Rosé from white and red blends now legal

Early in 2009, there was a lot of media fuss about EU plans to cheapen the image of rosé wine by allowing it to be produced by blending white wine with a little red – a plan which was eventually abandoned.  … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged , , | 1 Comment