"I am thrilled to be the first European to fly on the new generation of US crewer spacecraft," Pesquet said.
The complex process of winemaking, coupled with how the liquid ages in the bottle, make wine a fascinating case study in space.
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A cargo craft bound for the International Space Station will blast off from Kazakhstan's Baikonur Cosmodrome on Wednesday.
It came just one week after it delayed the scheduled blast-off due to technical issues.