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Daily Archive: March 25, 2022

Wine Spectator: French Vintners Buy Wineries From Sanctioned Russian Oligarch

On March 9, the European Union imposed sanctions on Russian businessman Dmitry Pumpyansky, 57, his wife, Galina, 56, and their son Alexander, 34, paving the way for the French government to freeze the oligarch’s assets, including the two French wineries he owns, Domaine Prieuré St.-Jean de Bébian in Languedoc and Domaine Ganevat in Jura.  Continue reading →

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Burgundy Sets New Export Record, But Warns Of Supply Issues

France’s Burgundy region saw exports jump 28% to €1.32 billion ($1.45b) last year, with 9-liter case volume rising 18% to approximately 8.8 million cases, according to the Bourgogne Wine Board. Continue reading →

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News Briefs for March 25, 2022

•Carlow, Ireland’s Walsh Whiskey has announced the 2022 vintage for the Irishman Cask Strength. Continue reading →

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Craft Brewing and Distilling News for March 25, 2022

•Michigan-based Perrin Brewing is introducing several new offerings this month. Continue reading →

Posted in News on March 25, 2022