Log In / Join Now

Magazine Archives: Nov. 15, 2008

Didier Dagueneau Dies in Aircraft Crash at 52

James Molesworth
Issue: November 15, 2008

Didier Dagueneau, whose wines helped set a new standard for the Loire's Pouilly-Fumé appellation, was killed Sept. 17 when the ultralight aircraft he was piloting experienced trouble on takeoff, and crashed.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands October 20, 2008.

To continue reading this page, become a WineSpectator.com member today!

Do you have a Wine Spectator magazine subscription? Save 50% on your Online Membership right now!

Already a member?

WineRatings+ app: Download now for 340,000+ ratings.