19 août 2011

Quand il faut qu'un Journaliste Américain parle juste de Puydeval

peut-être un jour un journaliste français...   Appel on Wine: Latest vintage adds to Puydeval's legend   By JOE APPEL I recently got in over my head writing publicly about an issue that involves many different people. Of the myriad lessons relearned from that experience, perhaps these are the most lasting: Write only from direct personal experience, respect your readers and choose contexts appropriately. I try to write this column as a lover of wine rather than any kind of "objective" critic, and just hope that my... [Lire la suite]
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13 avril 2011


2009 Puydeval Rouge 90 pts.(France, Languedoc Roussillon, Vin de Pays d'Oc) $13-$17A unique blend of 62% Cabernet Franc, 28% Syrah, and 10% Merlot, aged for 10 months in oak, the 2009Domaine Puydeval Vin de Pays d'Oc represent a fantastic value, as well as a surprisingly polished, richexpression of Cabernet Franc. From cooler plots, this delivers lush and upfront aromatics of blackberry anddarker fruits supported by classy oak, dark chocolate, and pipe tobacco on the nose. Over the evening, theupfront fruit gives way to more spice,... [Lire la suite]
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