Holland’s leading winewriter, Hubrecht Duijker, launches into the new year with his 16 wine ‘discoveries’ of the month, including Chateau Rives-Blanques
Hubrecht Duijker describes in his monthly wine publication how Jan and Caryl Panman have just completed their 12th harvest at Rives-Blanques, and “cannot imagine ever not having made wine … good, honest wines of character and integrity.” Please click on the article to enlarge it.
The cultural section of Het Parool newspaper ran a pre-Christmas feature on Limoux’s sparkling wines, including the “highly praised” wines from Rives-Blanques. The enigmatic carnival of Limoux was also featured – and rightly so: the town’s carnival and its fizz have been dancing hand-in-hand for over 600 years. Please click on the article to magnify […]
The celebrated wine writer Jancis Robinson unveiled her top 25 fizzes of the year in this weekend’s Financial Times. They included the ‘slightly chewy’ Rives-Blanques Blanquette de Limoux. Her article distinguished three sparkling wines from Limoux, true testament to the quality of Limoux’s bubbles. The on-line version can be read here FT’s web edition..