- Published: Thursday, 10 December 2015 16:54
On 19 November 2015 the French Embassy held a special dinner for this year’s Beaujolais Nouveau. Beaujoulais Nouveau is held every year on the third Thursday in November to celebrate the first wine of the harvest. Under French law the wine is released can only be released at 12.01am on the designated day. What started out as a local tradition has now spread around the world thanks to the marketing efforts of Georges Duboeuf to promote the young wine.