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  • Tamlyn Currin
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  • Tamlyn Currin
6 Dec 2017

In 2010 the CIVL, the generic organisation in charge of Languedoc wines, caused a great deal of chatter and consternation when it announced its new three-tier pyramid hierarchy for Languedoc AOCs. Over the ensuing months, speculation, rumour and conjecture swirled until nine 'grand cru' AOCs were announced in 2011, at which point certain…