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22 January 2010

Roussillon: "Strange goings-on in Maury..."


Latest article from French Med Wine: 'Relentless Roussillon: strange goings-on in Maury...' Featuring Department 66 ('the Americans', Dave Phinney pictured from orinswift.com), La Borde Vieille ('the Mexicans'), Les Enfants ('the Swiss'), oh... 'the English' (Jones, Bee, Pertuisane...) and 'French' too (Deveza, Mudigliza, Petite Baigneuse, Serre Romani...).
"There's nothing new about a high-profile 'outsider investment' story round these parts: Calvet-Thunevin's stark statement winery fashioned from blocks of orange Gard stone was the boldest testament to this up until now, and has somewhat altered the view on the way into town..."

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