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Controversy bubbles up over Korbel 'champagne' description for inauguration

January 14, 2013

The Champagne Bureau, the French industry's U.S. lobbying arm, has objected to the committee's announcement that "Korbel Natural, Special Inaugural Cuvée Champagne, California" is to be served with the dessert course of the 2013 Inaugural Luncheon on Jan. 21.