News from Roussillon

James Suckling Report 2023

JamesSuckling.com published its 2023 Languedoc Roussillon Annual Report at the end of August. It features 302 Roussillon wines and results are impressive. In total, 262 wines scored 90 or above (out of the 100 points scoring system). 94 achieved 92 or plus points. Roussillon is described as a “distinctive enclave...
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TACKLING WATER SCARCITY IN ROUSSILLON

Roussillon’s Mediterranean climate and privileged geographical location bring real advantages to vine production. Although better placed than most to withstand extreme weather events Roussillon is still facing multiple challenges in increasingly unpredictable climatic conditions. The biggest one is water scarcity Roussillon is heading towards a very dry summer. France has...
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IN FOCUS: MAURY

Maury’s rugged beauty delivers powerful and elegant dry and fortified-sweet wines. Located in the north-western corner of Roussillon, in a naturally shaped corridor between the Corbières and Pyrenees mountain ranges, Maury’s vineyards are centred across 4 communes: Maury, Tautavel, Saint-Paul de Fenouillet and Rasiguères. 224 and 165 hectares of vineyards...
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2023 ROUSSILLON ROSÉ AMBASSADEURS

Discover the top 15 Roussillon rosés of 2023. Every year, Roussillon’s winemakers are invited to put forward their best rosés in a bid to become ‘Rosés du Roussillon Ambassadeurs”. All wines are tasted blind by a group of regional sommeliers looking for the very best Roussillon rosés for summer drinking....
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Women in Roussillon

To mark International Woman’s Day on 8th March 2023, we wanted to celebrate the women of Roussillon who contribute so much to winemaking in the region. Their stories, personalities and passions mirror the complexity and nuances found across Roussillon’s terroirs. Here we catch up with two of Roussillon’s dynamic winemakers...
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Wines of Roussillon @ LWF 2023

Wines of Roussillon are delighted to be exhibiting at the London Wine Fair 2023. 8 producers will present an exciting range of still dry wines and Vins Doux Naturels (fortified sweet wines) from Roussillon and shine a light on the region’s extraordinary patchwork of micro-terroirs. With 14 AOP and 2...
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