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Chateau de Claribes accept no substitutes!

We have been enjoying Chateau de Claribes wines for a few years now and they never fail to impress us. We sought them out originally for being organic and vegetarian but we were won over completely by the taste. Now

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Wines that Impress

A white that’s so good it tastes great even when it’s not cold, a rose that’s not too sweet like so many of them, and a choice of 2 reds which continue to impress us and our friends. And all

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Loved the Style and Intelligent Winemaking

White 2007 – Silver pale, quite fresh Sauvignon Blanc, has flesh from lees stirring and lovely fruit over nice Granny Smith acidity, very good length and balance. (Plus it lasted well for five days in the fridge once opened). 2005

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CIVB Selects Claribès Rosé

We now have two wines selected by the CIVB in 2012. The CIVB selects Château de Claribès Rosé    “Hand-Picked Bordeaux” as well as Marpeau Rouge 2005 – Sainte Foy Bordeaux.

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Decanter star rates Claribès Rosé 2011

Sometimes life is full of surprises, this weeks best happened when a visitor arrived at the Château door brandishing the latest copy of Decanter magazine.

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Bordeaux Profile Independent Review

An excellent description of Château de Claribès and the Bordeaux Appelation Sainte-Foy Bordeaux appears in the Bordeaux Profile by Chris Kissack at  thewinedoctor.com . The author Chris Kissack is an independent wine writer, a specialist in the wines of the Loire Valley and Bordeaux.

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Guide Hachette 2009 – Star

This estate was discovered last year for its first vintage (2005). Biodynamic, it was selected this year for two vintages. The Marpeau is a wine made from Cabernet Sauvignon (75%), which develops an intense fruity flavour with peppery and balanced

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