Category Archive for: ‘Press’

Rosemary George, a historian turned wine writer and Master of Wine, has a host of books to her name,  handbooks for professionals and interesting reading for winebuffs.  On June 14 she posted her tasting notes after a visit to Rives-Blanques, describing our late harvest as ‘absolutely delicious’ and our pink cremant as ‘ethereal as mountain […]

France’s leading and the world’s oldest wine magazine, the La Revue du Vin de France published the findings of its blind tasting of 2010 wines around the country. For the tenth consecutive year, a wine from Rives-Blanques was included amongst the best wines in the country: this time, the chenin blanc Dédicace, which was classified […]

“Better a good Crémant than a mediocre Champagne” says the authorative voice of Gault Millau in their latest April-May edition.  Bad champagnes dressing themselves up with important names such as Veuve Machin (The Widow Gadget) or Baron Truc (Tricky Baron) come no where close to this small selection of nineteen ‘gems’ from around the country. […]