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FIZZY WINE NAME IN DISPUTE 

March 28, 2023 9:01 am in by

happy birthday g8b467a60d 640 There’s more calls from the Wine industry to fight moves by the European Union to claim ownership of the word ‘Prosecco’.

Australian Grape and Wine (AG&W) says it’s the second time the E-U’s tried to stop Australian companies from using the name on of sparkling wines.

Lee Mclean of AG&W said “Prosecco is a grape variety, just like Shiraz is, just like chardonnay is. We need to make sure that Australian producers maintain that right to use the grape variety name on their labels.”

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Some members of the wine industry are calling for the Federal Government to step in.

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