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Michel Rolland

Lurton aims to produce one of Spain’s greatest whites in Rueda

François Lurton, scion of the renowned Bordeaux winemaking family, is aiming to make ‘one of the best white wines in Spain’ at his newly opened Campo Eliseo winery in Rueda.

Monday, October 3rd, 2016 No Comments »

Rensburg and Rolland aim for Cape’s first 100 point wine

Cape wine estate Vergelegen hopes to create South Africa’s first 100-point wine with the help of famous French consultant Michel Rolland.

Friday, June 24th, 2016 1 Comment »

African safari sets Auction Napa Valley alight

A four-day safari in South Africa was the highest-grossing lot at this year’s Auction Napa Valley, which helped to raise US$14.3 million for various charities.

Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 No Comments »

Rolland and the deafening silence of the press

Bordeaux 2015 – a great year, or over-hyped? Renowned consultant and general Bordelais big shot Michel Rolland is in no two minds about it, and isn’t shy about slamming his critics.

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 2 Comments »

Bordeaux 2015: Rolland on the rampage

With en primeurs having only just begun, one topic of conversation was not the quality of the vintage but an expletive-filled rant by Michel Rolland.

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 4 Comments »

Van Rensburg: working with Rolland an ‘eye-opener’

Outspoken South African winemaker Andre van Rensburg has spoken of his pleasure of working with consultant Michel Rolland calling it an “eye-opening” experience.

Monday, July 6th, 2015 2 Comments »

Rolland and Galarreta go organic in La Mancha

Winemaker Michel Rolland and Spanish entrepreneur Javier Galarreta have collaborated to launch an organic wine from La Mancha under the newly-unveiled Rolland Galarreta brand.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015 No Comments »

A new Rolland in New York

Virginie Rolland, the niece of the hugely influential wine consultant, Michel Rolland, has just opened her own wine importing business in New York.

Friday, October 24th, 2014 1 Comment »

DiamAndes to release high-end white

DiamAndes, one of four Argentine wine estates within Michel Rolland’s Clos de Los Siete project, is due to release a high-end white wine onto the market.

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 No Comments »

Top 10 influential wine consultants

Winemaking consultants don’t just shape many of the world’s most prestigious wines, but often entire regions too.

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013 9 Comments »

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