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A group of winemakers who  share the same single purpose of making wine in the Languedoc, ‘that great space of freedom’, but come from other parts of the country, or other parts of the world, will be hosting a private tasting in Montpellier for the trade and press on the eve of Millésime Bio, 26 […]

There are a couple of things we can say about this harvest with absolute certainty. One is, it was unlike any other. Of course every harvest is (unlike any other), but this one even more so. Another is, it was experienced in a completely different way by different parts of the region, even by different […]

October 1, 2013 Today the harvest begins at Rives-Blanques, just two days before it ended last year.The old adage that no harvest is ever the same seems more pertinent in 2013 … than ever before. This year has seen the latest flowering of the vines, perhaps in recorded history, and certainly in our history. Veraison, […]

KLM shows some true blue-skies thinking by selecting a barrel-vinified 100% mauzac for its World Business Class trans-Atlantic flights.  “Occitania” won the gold medal of the Sommelier Wine Awards, a silver medal from Decanter World Wine Awards, and was chosen as one of the top wines of the vintage in France by La Revue du […]