Mont Ventoux vineyard creates special wine for 50th anniversary of Tom Simpson's death

Some of the proceeds from sales to go towards maintenance of Simpson memorial

The Tom Simpson Memorial on Mont Ventoux (Credit: Sunada)

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

A vineyard close to the base of Mont Ventoux has produced a special wine in memory of Tom Simpson, who died on the mountain while racing in the Tour de France in 1967.

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