June 9, 1882: On this day, Charles Krug Winery in St. Helena, California, opened its wine tasting room to the public.

June 9, 1998: On this day, Bordeaux Wine Festival was launched. The festival, held in Bordeaux, France, is a celebration of the appellation’s history, culture, and people. The events include parties, performances, fireworks, and more, concluding at the time of the harvest of the grapes in July.

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