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Friday 9 December 2016 loc: GB

Languedoc

‘Stunning’ reaction to 2015 Mas de Daumas offer

Languedoc estate Mas de Daumas Gassac has successfully allocated the entire production of its 2015 red en primeur after a “extraordinary” reaction from international merchants.

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 No Comments »

Sud de France announces Occitanie brand revamp

Sud de France has used the occasion of its 10th anniversary celebrations to formally announce the extension of the brand to include products from the newly created ‘Occitanie’ region.

Thursday, October 6th, 2016 No Comments »

Jean-Claude Mas to auction one-off cuvée

Winemaker Jean-Claude Mas is launching a special limited edition cuvée of his top red wine in a collaboration with Crystal manufacturer, Daum.

Thursday, September 8th, 2016 No Comments »

WLC new entry: Sardine

Recently opened Sardine adds a blast of southern European colour and flavour to the London restaurant scene. db finds beakersful of the warm south on its tidy little wine list…

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 No Comments »

Hail devastates vineyards in Pic Saint Loup

Sudden hailstorms have devastated the vineyards of domaines in the Pic Saint Loup appellation of the Languedoc this week.

Friday, August 19th, 2016 No Comments »

What’s up, Languedoc?

As connoisseurs look beyond Bordeaux for value, fine wines from less celebrated regions are coming to the fore – enter cult Languedoc producer Domaine de la Granges des Pères.

Tuesday, July 26th, 2016 No Comments »

CRAV mob attacks French wine co-op

Masked members of the militant Comité Regionale d’Action Viticole (CRAV) have smashed the windows of a French wine co-operative and set its offices alight in a violent attack.

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 No Comments »

Flying Winemaker in Languedoc venture

Eddie McDougall has collaborated with the Guibert family in the Languedoc to produce a new red wine blend from its Moulin de Gassac estate.

Monday, June 13th, 2016 No Comments »

Legendary Languedoc winemaker Aimé Guibert dies

Renowned Languedoc winemaker Aimé Guibert, the founder of Mas de Daumas Gassac, has died at the age of 91.

Monday, May 16th, 2016 2 Comments »

Simpsons ramp up English sparkling project

Languedoc-based winemakers Charles and Ruth Simpson are about to embark on the second phase of their English sparkling wine estate development in Kent.

Thursday, April 28th, 2016 No Comments »

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