Mas de Daumas Gassac

5 April 2003 – notes on the 2000 and 2001 reds added.

This tasting of all vintages of red and white ever made at this famous Languedoc property was held in late 2001 was kindly organised by fellow Master of Wine and old tasting companion Michael Broadbent at his home. It formed part of his researches for a new version of his classic Great Vintage Wine Book to be published by Little Brown in 2002.


Aimé Guibert famously planted Bordeaux red varieties near Aniane, in the hills of the Hérault in the Languedoc in the early 1970s. It was...