After a yr marked by climatic difficulties which affected the manufacturing, the Beaujolais Nouveau is again on the desk, an occasion celebrated in the primary strongholds of the area on Thursday.
The normal Beaujolais Nouveau Day is well known throughout France yearly on the third Thursday of November.
In Beaujeu, the epicentre of the winery, music, fireworks and festivities marked the arrival of the wine.
In 2021, Beaujolais Nouveau represented some 18 million bottles or 21.5% of the whole manufacturing of the winery.
Japan stays the first buyer with 3.6 million bottles (41% of exports) bought forward of the USA and the UK.