Autumn Mist

The autumn mist is rising outside. What a start to a beautiful Sunday. Whilst we’ve been working in  the cellar extracting all the amazing aromas, flavour and colour for this years Sainte Foy Bordeaux rouge, outside the sun is up burning

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Last of the Cabs 2015

Fresh but sunny for our final pick. Cabernet Sauvignon from Marpeau. 13 degree with good PH and excellent acidity. Even the quantity seems fair, not bad for Biologique (Organic)

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Marpeau Rouge..Outrageous Quality

I was fortunate enough to win a case of 2006 Marpeau Rouge as a raffle prize. I was delighted with the swift delivery service and the outrageous quality of the wine. Having guzzled the first few bottles with glee we

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Rosé matched to Baked Apples with Fruit Mince

Rosé with Baked Apples and Fruit Mince

Try our “Organic Hand Picked” rosé matched with this delicious baked apple dish The Bordeaux Wine Council selected Chateau de Claribes Rosé as a show case wine and it would be a great choice to accompany this delicious dessert! The

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Marpeau Matched with Boiled Mutton

Marpeau makes a good match for its high Cabernet content. Quite a different take on Sunday lunch here “Boiled Leg of Mutton with Anchovy and Parsley Sauce”.  In this episode the recommended wine to go with the food is a

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New Wine Pairings Section

Bordeaux Wine Council Infographic

“Wine pairings” is the the latest addition to our new web site. The idea for the section is to provide recommended wine pairings and great recipes from top chefs and clients alike. To kick things off you’ll find the first

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Buy Direct

Buy Direct from the Vineyard SHOP ONLINE or call 0203 239 9463 YOUR ACCOUNT At Château de Claribès we’ve been selling wine direct, to the delight of our customers, from day one. We grow the grapes in our vineyards that surround

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Excellent Rating on Trip Advisor !

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Sauvignon Blanc and Vacherin Mont D’Or

Vacherin Mont D'or and Chateau de Claribes Sauvignon Blanc

Hi there, don’t know if you remember us visiting last year. Just to let you know Anita and myself had your Bordeaux Blanc Sec Sauvignon Blanc on Christmas eve (my birthday) with a baked Vacherin Mont D’Or, crusty bread and

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Blanc Sec matched with Grilled Sardines

Sardines and Blanc Sec

Blanc Sec makes a good match for its crisp Sauvignon Blanc character. “Grilled Sardines with Ham, Basil and Tomato Relish” shown here as a starter but add salad and it makes a summer lunch dish.  In this episode the recommended

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