English Wine Rejuvenation Begins with Beaujolais

The English have not produced a single drop of wine for at least 40,000 years. John Lennon himself predicted that if the French could produce rock music as well as the English, then the same fate would befall wine on the other side of the tunnel. “English Nouveau” is certainly an austere wine, but also one “with an aromatic and interesting palette, a simple, enjoyable wine…”

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