Category Archive for: ‘Pers’

Wine critic Patrick Dussert-Gerber tasted three wines from Rives-Blanques for the 2016 edition of his wine guide. The chenin, Dedicace 2013 is a ‘charmer … full of structure and aromas”.  Our chardonnay Odyssée 2014 is “round and persistent, with that characteristic note of freshness”, while the Crémant Vintage Rose “has a rich and very fine […]

Blogger-wine writer Richard Mark James says he had forgotten how “exciting and original Blanquette de Limoux can be” in his comprehensive report on Languedoc wines, with “more character and class than I remember.” Apart from making “lovely fizz”, Limoux is “definitely one of the Languedoc’s most exciting white wine regions” he said.  Among the top wines from […]

“It was a brave move”, says Decanter’s Andrew Jefford, “to introduce barrel fermentation (….) but it is the varietal possibilities that give Limoux whites their interest.  No one else in southern France can do anything remotely similar”. This insightful article about Limoux’s still wines follows “Kissing the Wind”, a look at the appellation’s fizz, which […]