2017 Harvest, it is on the way!

2017 Harvest, it is on the way!

For the last week the harvesters pick and Nick, ferments. A year of small production but the quality is promising.

A Wine Tour at the Ameillaud

A Wine Tour at the Ameillaud

A range of subjects embracing geology, climate, viticulture, wine making and ending by a tasting of the domaine's wines. From two to thirty people.

A vigourous vegetation

A vigourous vegetation

The excellent weather conditions of the last few weeks alongwith some good rain have stimulated growth. Vines are looking very healthy. We are at mid-flowering. We will soon start lifting the canopy.

An outdoor breakfast...

An outdoor breakfast...

What could it be like to have an outdoor breakfast at l'Ameillaud?
Size the opportunity of a stay starting 1st to 8th July at an exceptionnal rate. Please enquire.

Rhône Découvertes & Femmes Vignes Rhône

Rhône Découvertes & Femmes Vignes Rhône

Tonight April 10th, Femmes Vignes Rhône party. On this occasion we will present our last born cuvée, 2015 Harmas, a Cairanne CDR Villages, red wine.

 

90-92 by Robert Parker

90-92 by Robert Parker

L'ameillaud, 2015 AOC Cairanne Villages, a pleasant score for a pleasant wine,

...white pepper, black raspberry, creamy licorice and strawberry notes all emerge from this beauty and it has
 elegance and richness, with top notch tannin quality...says Robert Parker. On sale in two weeks.

The Sunday Times, January 29th

The Ameillaud wines mentionned in Essential Provence, La vie en Rosé, by Anthony Peregrine. You may read it on
http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/essential-provence-rfszrxxwt.
Otherwise on the paper edition of Sunday 29th January.

Wine Spectator, Oct 7, 2016

Wine Spectator, Oct 7, 2016

L'Ameillaud 2015 Vin de Pays is scored 88 by the Wine Spectator and is one of the "16 Mouthwatering Rhône Values" according 7th James Molesworth's article of October 7th, 2016.

Christmas at the mas Meyeau

Christmas at the mas Meyeau

An opportunuity to spend a week around Christmas at the mas Meyeau, in this part
of Provence, with amazing winter lights and deep blue sky.
 

...the best and most informative vineyard tour...

...the best and most informative vineyard tour...

An enjoyable comment received a few days ago from the 'London Business School MSc 1981 Reunion in Provence'. Once again the Wine Tour was conducted by Nick, the owner-winemaker at l'Ameillaud.

 

Harvest

Harvest

Today starts our second week of harvest. On today's menu, Syrah and Grenache.
The weather is still very fine and so are the grapes!

Wine Tour at the domain

Wine Tour at the domain

Robert, Shelley plus children and friends accompanied Nick in a new Wine Tour treating different aspects of the vine management, followed by a cellar visit and tasting.