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European Union Organic Wine Regulation (EC) 889/2008 defines the technical and oenological procedures for organic vinification. From the 2012 harvest wines sold as ‘organic wine’ must declare this on the label with the EU organic (leaf) logo together with the code number of the organic certifying entity.

European Union, Organic vineyard surface area | 2016 Just under 9 percent of the 3.3 million hectares of vineyards in the European Union were cultivated organically in 2016 = 297,000 hectares (733,600 acres). Source: Bio Austria.