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 […]
The updated 2015 Guide des Vins Bettane & Desseauve has just been published, and includes a number of wines from Chateau Rives-Blanques. “Their wines are refined and gifted with good acidity”, they said. The accompanying tasting notes on their internet site underline the “refined elegance” of these wines.
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, […]