Category Archives: france languedoc (occitanie)

Cesseras Minervois Liviniere 2011

Pierre-Andre et Guillaume Ournac, Chateau Cesseras, AOC Minervois La Livinière, Hérault, Languedoc (whilst retaining its historical name, Languedoc, along with Roussillon and Midi-Pyrenees, has since 2016, been subsumed into the administrative region of Occitanie), France, 2011 Classification notes AOP Languedoc … Continue reading

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Rouviole Minervois Liviniere 2012

Domaine La Rouviole, AOP Minervois La Livinière, Hérault, Languedoc (whilst retaining its historical name, Languedoc, along with Roussillon and Midi-Pyrenees, has since 2016, been subsumed into the administrative region of Occitanie), France, 2012 Classification notes AOP Languedoc was established in 2007, … Continue reading

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Bois de Carelle Sommierois 2012

Vignerons de Sommierois (Co-op), Bois de Carelle, AOP Languedoc, (whilst retaining its historical name, Languedoc, along with Roussillon and Midi-Pyrenees, has since 2016, been subsumed into the administrative region of Occitanie), Languedoc, France, 2012 AOP Languedoc was established in 2007, … Continue reading

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Clos de Natices Cabardes 2016

Loic et Melanie Galy, Le Clos de Natices, AOP Cabardes, Moussoulens, Aude, Occitanie, France, 2016 Comments on the appellation. This wine: unspecified Cabardes blend, 2+1 technical cork, 14% abv, Moussoulens Boulangerie, but also at Adrian Mould, €9.50 (06/17) Consumer tasting … Continue reading

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Dom. de Cabrol Cabardes 2010

Domaine de Cabrol, Cuvee Vent d’Ouest, AOC Cabardes, Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon (now Occitanie – pronounced oxytanny), 2010. About AOC Cabardes Cabardes is an appellation for rose and red wine only.  It lies to the NW of Carcassonne, with a climate held … Continue reading

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Dom. de L’Hortus GC 2008

Domaine de l’Hortus, Grande Cuvee, AOC/AOP Coteaux de Languedoc Pic-Saint-Loup, Herault, France, 2008 The nomenclature of the Pic-Saint-Loup appellation changed in 2007 to AOC/AOP Languedoc Pic-Saint-Loup. There is a long standing application for AOC/AOP Pic Saint Loup. It lies about 18kms to … Continue reading

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Vignes de L’Arque Amelie 2014

Les Vignes de l’Arque, Cuvee Amelie, IGP Pays d’Oc, Gard, France, 2014 This wine: a chardonnay dominated blend, with 15% roussanne and 5% sauvignon blanc; chardonnay and roussanne fermented then aged in oak for a few months, the sauvignon blanc … Continue reading

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