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Commission Regulation (EEC) No. 3901/91 laying down certain detailed rules on the description and presentation of special wines.

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Abstract
This Regulation establishes labelling requirements with respect to certain wines. In accordance with article 1, the actual alcoholic strength by volume indicated on the labelling of liqueur wines, semi-sparkling wines and aerated semi-sparkling wines shall be expressed as a unit or half-unit percentage by volume. The actual alcoholic strength by volume indicated may not be more than 0,8 % vol more or less than the strength determined by analysis. The figure expressing the actual alcoholic strength by volume shall be followed by the symbol '% vol` and may be preceded by the words 'actual alcoholic strength` or 'actual alcohol`, or the abbreviation 'alc.`. It shall be indicated on the labelling in lettering which is not less than 3 mm high.
Date of text
Entry into force notes
This Regulation entered into force on 3 January 1992.
Notes
Regulation (EEC) No. 1069/87 is hereby repealed.
Repealed
Yes
Serial Imprint
Official Journal L 368, 31 December 1991, pp. 15 and 16.
Source language

English

Legislation status
repealed
Legislation Amendment
No