Category Archive for: ‘PRESSE’

The Vinpressionist Hubrecht Duijker, a  critic of considerable international standing and doyen of Dutch wine writers, included our « extremely attractive » everyday-drinking wine in his Discoveries of the Month this month.   The chardonnay-chenin blanc Pays d’Oc, with its « notes of yellow and white fruit and a nutty touch » balances  « seductively friendly acidity with succulence », he says

Writing under the tag « Vinpressionist »,  Hubrecht Duijker’s website has about 13000 visitors consulting it some 88000 times per month – the world’s most published wine-writer stacks up the statistics.  In this month’s edition, the « beautiful » Rives-Blanques  chenin blanc, Dédicace, was amongst his « Finds » of the month: « full of verve and vivacity, spices, white fruits » he said.

« The aromas draw you into this wine, so full and rich, yet so fresh » says Hilary Akers of the  Financieel Dagblad about our Occitania 2015.   « This wine is unique, like  Burgundy but different. » The respected Dutch food and wine writer concluded that Occitania is « juicy, with body and structure … something to really get your teeth […]