The undisputed American King of Burgundy and Champagne critics, Allen Meadows – who writes under the sobriquet Burghound – published a Special Report on the Limoux appellation in the latest edition of his globally read tasting notes. There has been « a significant increase in international recognition of Limoux » he says, where wines which « undeniably offer […]
The eminent Jancis Robinson participated in a tasting of top wines from Vouvray, the heartland of chenin blanc, and published her findings in her Purple Pages. We are honoured that our botrytised chenin blanc, « which showed extemely well despite its youth », was included in such august company alongside those legendary names. « Varietal, » she wrote […]
Undaunted by the task of updating her million-word Oxford Companion to Wine this summer, the redoubtable and wholly admirable Jancis Robinson MW applied her free evenings to tasting a number of wines from the Languedoc, whose high-altitude vineyards are the « source of some of the best value wines in the world ». The Panman family, […]
Les vins de Chateau Rives-Blanques sont « raffinés et dotés d’une grande fraichure », selon la nouvelle édition du Guide Bettane & Desseauve. Ils ont sélectionné quatre vins de la gamme, mais c’était la Trilogie avec sa « élégance raffinée » qui a obtenu les meilleures notes.