… and Rives-Blanques finds itself featured in a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the medieval city of Carcassonne, which lies just 20 minutes from the vineyard. “Their wines” says the respected magazine, “are always a sure bet”. Terre de Vins devoted this special supplement to the virtues of the Languedoc’s country wines. This edition celebrates 25 […]
One of the world’s top wine critics, Jancis Robinson, included two wines from Limoux in her Autumn Collection this month. One of them was our special blend, Le Limoux … and the other comes from our direct neighbour, testimony to the quality of our Limoux terroir. Her recent Summer Collection also included Rives-Blanques wines : […]
A definitive guide to the world’s champagne and sparkling wines devotes a special 70-page chapter to those from Limoux. The guide’s cover shows the author sitting in the Benedictine monastery in Limoux where the monks were the first in the world to discover the secret of putting bubbles in their wines.
A smiley face for the Chateau Rives-Blanques mauzac, Occitania, in this massive guide produced by France’s celebrity wine-tasting duo, Bettane and Desseauve. “These wines always have great freshness” they said.
Rives-Blanques is most proud to have two of its wines included in this elite selection, chosen by the leaders of the British wine trade: a number of sommeliers, writers, and importers, headed by Gerard Basset MS MW. One of them, a Limoux blend of chardonnay, chenin blanc and mauzac, caught the eye of the Harpers […]