August 2013: The Guide of the Best Wines of France 2014 (Guide des Meilleurs Vins de France) published today by the respected Revue du Vin de France includes eight wines from the Rives-Blanques range A very nice review of the wines of Rives-Blanques appeared in the famous Guide Vert of the best wines of France. […]
Singapore Wine Blogger Chek Wong says no matter what type of wine you are looking for, you will find it in the Languedoc … including the white and sparkling wines of Rives-Blanques
The June issue of la Revue du Vin de France unveils the top wines of the year after its nationwide tasting of the vintage, including two from Rives-Blanques. « Once again, the white wines of Limoux were really successful », says France’s top wine magazine, after a mammoth tasting of 2012 wines from all the appellations throughout […]
Mariella Beukers’ wholly complimentary article about the wines of Chateau Rives-Blanques (an estate « that needs no introduction ») highlights the most original of our wines, the mauzac Cuvée Occitania. « Sometimes odd-ball grape varieties like these can make unbelievably beautiful wines », she said in the respected wine blog Wijnkronieken.
The mauzac gives this Limoux blend an « appley bite and quickness like a fish leaping in a stream » says Victoria Moore, the UK Daily Telegraph’s wine writer. With a sharp eye for chardonnay, she says it does not cost a fortune to buy a really good Limoux wine. The problem may be in finding it […]