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November 2018

Magical Christmas wine and food pairings

2018-12-06T11:31:06+00:00

On Saturday 15 December - Le Comptoir de la Cité It’s Christmas at Le Comptoir de la Cité! As the party season approaches, the team is working twice as hard and organising a fully festive December. You’re invited to come experience magical Christmas wine and food pairings on Saturday 15 December from 10.30am to [...]

Guimarães Wine Fair

2018-11-29T12:19:03+00:00

We were present from 22 to 25 November at the Guimarães Wine Fair in Portugal. The event brought together around 200 producers with nearly 3000 cuvées to taste. The opportunity to introduce our wines to consumers who could taste and buy wines during the fair but also to professional distributors, importers, wholesalers and restaurateurs. [...]

Foncalieu winner of the China Top 50

2018-11-29T11:59:43+00:00

Last week took place the prize-giving evening of the China TOP 50 competition organized by Sud de France to highlight the South of France wines imported and available in China. A jury of 15 wine professionals from China and Hong Kong blindly judged nearly 400 wines to determine the 2018 list of the 50 [...]

Which wine for thanksgiving ? Without hesitation Latoque Réserve !

2018-11-22T09:37:21+00:00

With its complex bouquet with notes of blackcurrant jam, black pepper and cocoa, its intense and rich mouth with an outstanding cocoa smoothness and its long finish with notes of caramel and toast, it will be the perfect match for the traditional thanksgiving turkey ! This blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah and Malbec comes [...]

See you at the Grand Tasting!

2018-11-15T15:42:00+00:00

For the third time, Les Vignobles Foncalieu will be present on November 30th and December 1st at the Grand Tasting by Bettane & Desseauve at the Carrousel du Louvre. More than 3,500 wines from the French regions as well as a selection of foreign wines will be presented during this 13th edition. Our cuvées [...]

October 2018

Guide Hachette 2019 : two stars for La Lumière !

2018-10-31T18:15:56+00:00

La Lumière 2015 in AOP Corbières has won two stars in the Guide Hachette des vins 2019 ! This cuvee is part of the Atelier Prestige collection, the jewel in Les Vignobles Foncalieu’s crown, a range of four outstanding wines labelled with the three iconic appellations of Saint-Chinian, Corbières and Minervois and the PGI [...]

Crus Virtuoses in New York !

2018-10-30T15:15:58+00:00

We were present in New York on October 22  with A.O.P. Saint-Chinian for the 8th edition of the Crus Virtuoses. We presented our wines in AOP Saint Chinian: Petit Paradis in white, Château Cazevieille and L'Apogée in red, which could be tasted by journalists and professionals of the sector, under the presidency of the New [...]

The Comptoir de la Cité sets out on Recreational Wine Workshops!

2018-10-23T16:27:01+00:00

From 25 October to 29 November 2018 After the success of the thematic tasting sessions, the team has dreamt up a new programme which promises to be fun, starting on 25 October: Every Thursday, you have an appointment for the “Recreational Wine Workshops”, designed for all those who want to experience a relaxing moment, putting [...]

September 2018

On the way to harvest…

2018-09-26T16:50:24+00:00

Harvest of the Syrah for our Atelier Prestige cuvees. The harvest is manual sorted grain by grain to preserve the grapes' aromatic potential !

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