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  • Article Tasting articles

    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 MW
  • Article Inside information

    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 MW
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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
  • Article Tasting articles

    Provence provenance

    Rosé is fast becoming a colour of choice no matter the month, apparently defying its traditional summertime association, but it didn't seem the…

    26 Mar 2010 Richard Hemming MW
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    Provençal rosés

    23 Sep 2009 update - it would appear that a Côtes de Provence rosé was left out of this line-up, and after tasting it I felt that it really did…

    23 Sep 2009 Tamlyn Currin
  • Article Wines of the week

    Ch Miraval Coteaux Varois Blanc

    From €10, $17 Find this wine   Since we’re in a mood for Provence today (see The best rosé in the world?), how about a wine with a Brad Pitt and…

    25 Aug 2009 Jancis Robinson
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    The best rosé in the world?

    Find Esclans wines I said in the introduction to Tam Currin's recent review of Provençal rosés that the best pink wine to have come my way had been…

    25 Aug 2009 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Free for all

    What hail does to vines

    Charles Lea of London wine merchants Lea & Sandeman sends these dramatic pictures of the effects of a catastrophic hailstorm last weekend in the Côtes…

    7 Aug 2009 Jancis Robinson
  • Article Travel tips

    Provence's St-Paul

    This article was originally published in Business Life.Despite the early morning sunshine, my wife [that's me, probably fretting over this website -…

    12 Jun 2009 Nick Lander