Takeaway: Wine fraud

Takeaway: Wine fraud
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How do you know the wine you drink is actually the one you think you bought?

Experts say 20% of all wine in the world is fake.

Main malpractices are sugaring and watering.

To fight counterfeit, European researchers are turning to DNA analyses and magnetic resonance imaging.

A database with 20000 entries is constantly being updated as a reference tool to fight against fake wines.

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