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Watch our Harvest 2014 video here!   Friday 26 September marked the official start date of the 2014 harvest at Chateau Rives-Blanques. As always, we started with the hand-harvested mauzac, chardonnay and chenin blanc grapes for our sparkling Blanquette de Limoux,  and  Crémant de Limoux. Conditions could not have been better.   A brisk westerly […]

The countdown to Harvest 2014 is on!   September is already on its final lap, but our harvest hasn’t even got past the starting block. True, we did a bit of moonlighting and quickly nipped in for a drop of zesty machine-harvested reserve for our country wine one night last week, but as for the […]

  Jan and Caryl Panman’s award-winning “Wines of Light” from their single-estate vineyard in the South of France from cellar-door to you … with love from Limoux! We thought you might like to know the latest good news: you can buy some of our wines at our cellar door prices in the USA! Delivered from […]

NOS RIVES, NOS REVES; NOS VINS, NOS VIGNES la Lettre d’Information de Chateau Rives-Blanques JUILLET 2014 Hissez haut le drapeau! La véraison s’approche …   La chance n’est pas une question d’étoiles. La chance se joue parfois à quelques centaines de mètres. Et la chance n’était pas du côté des vignerons du Minervois, de Cabardès, […]