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Beaujolais Icon Georges Duboeuf Has Passed Away At 86

Posted on January 06, 2020

On Saturday, January 4, 2020, Beaujolais, France and the wine industry lost one of their most passionate advocates with the passing of Georges Duboeuf.  The Duboeuf family mourns this loss, but is greatly comforted by the outpouring of sympathy and condolences from colleagues and fans of wine all over the world. During his 86 years with us, he brought much personal joy and inspiration to our lives as well as to those he touched throughout his career.   We loved him and will continue to honor his legacy personally, and through the wines he nurtured and loved, for many years to come.

Franck Duboeuf and the Duboeuf Family

Region: France
Job Function: Winemaking

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