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  • Article Tasting articles

    Rest of France assortment

    See Sorting through the assortments for a guide to the many collections of tasting notes already published and details of the two more we will…

    5 Dec 2014 Team JR
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    A liquid taste of Provence

    As a coda to Nick's mouthwatering article about the cuisine of the Var département in Provence on Saturday, today seemed a suitable day to publish…

    7 Jul 2014 Jancis Robinson Richard Hemming
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    Brad, Angelina and new Gigondas lodgings

    You have to hand it to the Perrin family of the southern Rhône. They were pioneers of organic viticulture and make a great range of wines from all…

    13 Jan 2014 Jancis Robinson
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    Languedoc-Roussillon & Provence - autumn collection

    See this guide to our autumn collections for how to get the most from our regional assortments of recent wine reviews. We still maintain that the…

    15 Nov 2013 Team JR
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    Trévallon - the Provençal exception

    Last July a small group of us were treated to 'the second most comprehensive vertical tasting of Trévallon ever,' as UK importer Jason Yapp put…

    2 Oct 2013 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Wines of the week

    Ch de Roquefort, La Grêle rosé 2012

    From €9.90, £11.05, $15.99 Find this wine Making wine is a risky business. It's a never-ending tango, sometimes a dual, with capricious and…

    19 Jul 2013 Tamlyn Currin
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    Current gems from the Languedoc

    We are very aware that many of France's best-value wines are made in the deep south of the country. Purple Pagers are too, as witness this recent…

    3 Jul 2013 Team JR
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    Ch Vignelaure of Aix - an improving tale

    Ch Vignelaure outside the pretty university town of Aix-en-Provence is one of the properties to come to the aid of a neighbour this year, as reported…

    19 Nov 2012 Jancis Robinson
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    Provençal rescue

    Yohan Castaing writes:Seven minutes. Only seven minutes were enough for hail to destroy 100% of the 2012 harvest at Ch de Roquefort at Roquefort la…

    19 Nov 2012 Guest contributor
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    Dom des Luquettes 2006 Bandol

    From £15.63 Find this wine In Europe we are starting to feel the cool grip of autumn, particularly at night and in the early…

    21 Sep 2012 Jancis Robinson
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    Abbaye de Lérins

    One set of wines I was sent to taste during my month in the Languedoc seemed quintessentially summery to me, so I am publishing the notes before our…

    3 Sep 2012 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Wines of the week

    Mas des Masques, Silex Chardonnay NV

    From £14.50 Find this wine If you go for that struck-match quality in your white burgundy, this wine is a steal. It has it in spades. In…

    20 Apr 2012 Jancis Robinson
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    Provence pinks, and a white scoop

    To accompany my recent Provençal vision of the future article, here follows a collection of tasting notes on that region's major output, rosé. The…

    3 Nov 2010 Richard Hemming
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    A Provençal vision of the future

    Rural Provence has a certain timelessness: the fields of lavender, crumbling villages and rolling vineyards are an echo of a France frozen from a…

    26 Oct 2010 Richard Hemming
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    Pink wine can be fine wine

    This small selection of tasting notes on particularly fine rosés from two of Provence's top estates, d'Esclans owned by Sacha Lichine and Léoube…

    26 Oct 2010 Jancis Robinson