A French court has convicted Les Vins Georges Duboeuf, the wine company founded by the vintner known as the "king of Beaujolais," of fraud and attempted fraud for improperly blending grapes from cru Beaujolais vineyards with grapes from lesser Beaujolais-Villages vineyards.
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