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..
“Limoux is famous for its sparkling wines” says Belgium’s leading daily newspaper in its Xtra magazine supplement, “but there are good non-sparkling wines too, particularly the whites”. Their wine writer, Luc Meyermans, chose two from the Rives-Blanques range for the holiday festivities: our 100% mauzac, Occitania (“round, fresh, complex – for anyone who wants something […]
And they included the Blanquette de Limoux from Rives-Blanques! Her selection of the top 25 sparkling wines included three from Limoux, an extraordinary amount from such a small appellation. The Rives-Blanques Blanquette de Limoux is pictured here, sandwiched next to Bollinger, Veuve Clicquot and the English Nyetimber champagnes. The full article can be read on […]
“Wine critics can make or break a reputation”, says Caryl Panman of Chateau Rives-Blanques. “They offer wine growers like us a unique opportunity to place our wines in the context of the greater, overall international picture. The opinion of people like Jancis Robinson – informed, incorruptible, and exceptionally talented – really matters, and is only […]
“Wellness in the glass, and also in the pocket” says the Limburger daily newspaper in the south of the Netherlands about our chardonnay-chenin country wine, in its edition of November 3, 2012.