Top 10 wines in the UK press

Bénédicte and Stéphane Tissot, Savagnin, Jura

SavagninDavid Williams tells his readers in The Observer, about what he describes as a “Marmite white”. He wrote: “I love it because it reminds me of dry sherry: though it’s not as strong, it has the same intensely nutty, salty savoury character, which it gets from ageing in barrels, like fino sherry, under a layer of yeast, for the better part of three years. Others hated it for the same reason.”

2 Responses to “Top 10 wines in the UK press”

  1. says:

    Please send me details as to whom is importing this wine, what the trade Price is, and when will it be shipped.
    David Preece
    DRC Holdings (SW)
    07802 445187

  2. Hi David

    I am importing my son-in-law’s Savagnin/Chardonnay blend (grown organically-en conversion- fully AB this year). Patrice is a fellow Arbois /Pupillin producer of the famous Tissots, and also produces unoaked Savagnin- by no means a Marmite wine!- although not yet an oaked. I can obtain either for you. As an importer for the family vineyard, I am not taking any cut myself. Domaine Hughes Beguet is listed on half-a-dozen Michelin-starred wine lists in France and an AA 5 rosette restaurant (Red, white and Rose) in the UK, amongst many others. French site-

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