The eminent British wine writer Jancis Robinson MW reviewed the wines of the Languedoc this month on her website, www.jancisrobinson.com. “I tasted some of the local wines, and got more and more excited” she said. “I have long been championing this still-massive wine region for the value it offers, but the sheer number of seriously […]
Lagremas d’Aur 2016, our late harvest of Chenin blanc which had undergone noble rot and harvested at the end of November, was awarded the highest accolade by the respected Guide Hachette des Vins 2018: 3 stars. It was the only IGP Pays d’Oc to be so highly rated in this latest edition of the Guide. Our […]
“These wines are balanced, expressive and approachable – a sure value”, says the 2018 edition the Revue du Vin de France’s wine guide. “The 2015’s show more depth than their predecessors” they add, with the single varietals being showcased. Of the sparkling wines, the Blanquette de Limoux particularly attracted their attention.
France’s famous wine-writing duo Bettane and Desseauve include the wines from Rives-Blanques in the 2018 edition of their authoritative guide to French wines, saying that the vineyard produces “most agreeable and well made sparkling wines, as well as still white wines that shine with elegance, such as their chardonnay, Odyssée”
The 2018 edition of the French wine Guide Dessert Gerber was published at the end of August, with a number of interesting tasting notes on Rives-Blanques wines. The “excellent” Rives-Blanques Blanquette de Limoux is “lively and very agreeable (….), a good partner for sushi”, the author said. The Crémant rosé, Vintage Rose, “blends taste with […]