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Beaujolais distances itself from 'quenelle' wine

February 07, 2014

Beaujolais producers have distanced themselves from a local wine showing the controversial 'quenelle' sign on its label. Some have associated the quenelle sign with antisemitism, likening it to an upside down Nazi salute with one arm down straight and the other placed across the chest. But, others argue it is merely anti-establishment.