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Château Vannières, Bandol | BKWine Pick

This beautiful property is in one of the best know appellations by the Mediterranean: Bandol. They have a young and dynamic winemaker, Jean-Philippe Fourney, who is continuing, and enhancing Vannières’ tradition of making excellent, full-bodied Bandol wines that often need some bottle age. Made from the interesting Mourvèdre grape variety. The property covers a total […]

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New rules for Bandol wine

INAO has defined (somewhat) new rules for Bandol. In short: – Manual harvest is compulsory – Enriching or concentration of the must is not permitted (reverse osmosis, cryo-extraction…) – minimum 18 months in barrel for the reds – Grape varieties as follows… Red wines – Main grape varieties: Mourvedre, Grenache Noir, Cinsault. Mourvedre. Must make […]

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