6 days Brexit won’t block our bubbly, say French champagne makers MB |Biz
By Reuters AVIZE, France – Whatever hardships a ‘no-deal’ Brexit might inflict on Britain a champagne drought will not be one of them, according to French producers. Workers collect grapes in a Taittinger wineyard during the traditional Champagne wine harvest in Pierry, near Epernay, France, September 10, 2019. (REUTERS / Christian Hartmann / MANILA BULLETIN) Makers of the sparkling wine say they have been stockpiling large numbers of bottles across the Channel in their biggest export market, and are confident that the British taste for fizz will be unaffected by any Brexit-related disruption. Political turmoil in the United Kingdom has generated ... more