The French wine expert was the Inspector General of the body supervising compliance with French AOC regulations. At the legendary Paris Wine Tasting
In 1976, when he broke the myth of the qualitative superiority of French wines over New World produce, he was one of the 11 jurors or wine critic
, After the surprising result he was approached from many sides (mainly France) to resign from his position. Brejoux also wrote some wine books, for example "Les Vins De Loire" (The Wines of the Loire).