Blog: Chris Brook-CarterFrench Missing in the UK

Chris Brook-Carter | 15 July 2004

AC Nielsen yesterday released the top 10 of most popular wines in the UK. The list reads:

10 – Wolf Blass Australia

09 – Rosemount Australia

08 – Banrock Station Australia

07 – Lindemans Australia

06 – Kumala South Africa

05 – Stowells Various

04 – E & J Gallo USA

03 – Jacob’s Creek Australia

02 – Blossom Hill USA

01 – Hardys Australia

The list throws up just the one question: Ou est la France?


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