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Magazine Archives: June 30, 2009

Controversial Cancer Pamphlet Angers French Wine Industry

Diana Macle
Issue: June 30, 2009

French winemakers and grapegrowers are furious about a pamphlet published by the country's Health Ministry that directly links wine consumption to cancer. They have organized a campaign calling on the government to withdraw the publication.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands June 10, 2009.

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