You are here:  Home >> Tasting articles >> Vinifilles
Latest articles
31 May 2010 by Tamlyn Currin
The Vinifilles describe themselves as 'a battalion of women, thumbing their noses in the face of adversity!' And yes, there is an air of defiance about the women who belong to this group. Formed in 2009, the group's purpose is 'to share know-how, develop a mutual support system between female winemakers in the Languedoc-Roussillon and to preserve the terroir and culture that we love'. Sud de France arranged for me to go to their pre-Vinisud rock-and-roll party and whatever else they intend to do, sitting back is clearly not on the agenda. You should have seen them on the dance floor! How this energy and their plans for revolution...

Sorry, this page is available only to current Purple Pages members. If you're not a member, why not join today and meet a lively community of fellow wine enthusiasts?

If you are already a Purple Pager, please log in.

Sign up for Purple Pages
  • 10648 articles (two new most days) and 99325 tasting notes
  • Exclusive online access to The Oxford Companion to Wine
  • Exclusive online access to all the World Atlas of Wine maps
  • Lively and intelligent Members' forum
  • Completely independent news, comment and inside tips
Join now
£6.99 a month or £69 a year
(Available in GBP, USD, EUR or AUD)
Contact us | Team Jancis | Site FAQs | Join now | Terms and Conditions | Privacy policy | Site map | RSS
© Copyright 2000-2014 Jancis Robinson