Flashcards in C12 - Introduction To France Deck (6)
What is the French for PDO?
Appellation d'origine protégée (AOP)
What is the traditional French term for AOP?
Appellation d'origine contrôlée (AC or AOC)
Which French term for PDO is more commonly seen?
In France, it is common for a plot of land to be covered by a ... appellation
How may this benefit a producer?
They can choose which one to use, based on the quality of the vintage
What is the French term for a PGI wine? Which other term can also be seen?
Indication géographique protégée (IGP)
Vin de Pays (VdP)