Clos Bellane blanc 2017

JEB DUNNUCK – 92 POINTS

Terrific notes of apple blossom, white flowers, and an obvious salinity emerge from the 2017 Côtes du Rhône Villages Valréas Blanc, which is a mix of varieties brought up all in tank. It’s elegant, has good concentration and bright acidity, and is a steal at the price.

August 2018

Clos Bellane “Les Echalas” blanc 2016

JEB DUNNUCK - 91-94 POINTS ...the 2016 Côtes du Rhône Villages Valréas Les Echalas Blanc (100% Roussanne) is reminiscent of a great St. Péray and gives up lots of apple blossom, honeysuckle, spice, and hints of toasty oak. Rich and textured, it’s going to be a...

Clos Bellane rouge 2017

JEB DUNNUCK  90-92 POINTS Peppery herbs, flowers, and mint as well as plenty of black (and some blue) fruits emerge from the 2017 Côtes du Rhône Villages Valréas. Based on 55% Grenache and 45% Syrah, it's medium-bodied, nicely concentrated, and balanced, with both...

Clos Bellane “Urgonien 1.14 hectare”

JEB DUNNUCK _ 90-93 POINTS Moving to the 2017s, the 2017 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Urgonien 1.14 Ha offers a more nuanced, elegant, even pretty style as well as plenty of strawberry, sappy flowers, mint, and exotic notes. Medium-bodied, with good acidity and moderate...

“Pureté 400” 2015

REVUE DES VINS DE FRANCE - COUP DE CŒUR un grand coup de cœur pour cette cuvée élaborée avec quasiment 100% de grenache.  Son nez somptueux évoque la fraise des bois, tout en flirtant avec l'acidité volatile. Cela rappelle les vins d'Emmanuel Reynaud (Château des...