The inexorable advance of IGP


When Jancis suggested I write a short piece about the onward march of IGP in France, after I had spent the best part of a day crawling over the INAO (Institut National de l'Origine et de la Qualité*) website, I thought it sounded a bit dull. Jancis agreed but countered that at least it might be useful. So apologies if you find this less than exciting and hoping you find it … useful.

I have written before about changes to EU labelling regulations and the patchy implementation of these changes in various wine regions in Europe (see links in those...