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Magazine Archives: Dec. 15, 2013

French Pesticide Study Raises Concerns

Suzanne Mustacich
Issue: December 15, 2013


A new study on pesticide residue in wine has caused a furor in France, raising questions about several leading labels. Commissioned by French consumer magazine Que Choisir and conducted by the Excell enology lab, the study analyzed 92 wines for 165 chemicals related to vineyard treatments. Wine Spectator's Suzanne Mustacich reports.


For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands November 19, 2013.


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