Category Archive for: ‘Pers’

The  The Herault & Aude Times  is a monthly magazine for the burgeoning expatriate population of the Languedoc, but it does have one of the most internationally respected wine critics writing its Wine Times column: Rosemary George MW.    In the January 2014 issue, she takes a look at Limoux “the most versatile of appellations” […]

An interesting selection of the Great Wines of the South of France was published in this month’s edition of Terre de Vins, covering the wines of Languedoc, Roussillon, the Rhone Valley, Corsica and Provence.  They included one  Blanquette de Limoux:  from Chateau Rives-Blanques, “with its fine bubbles that offer a bouquet of fruit and great […]

The de Telegraaf’s resident wine columnist Pieter Nijdam blind-tasted a number of sparkling wines, champagnes and cavas with the Editor of PersWijn, Ronald de Groot, and published their selection in today’s edition of the leading Dutch daily newspaper.  “This is a special fizz based on the local mauzac grape” they said.  “Pear flavours, mild and […]