Robert Parker - Côtes du Rhône 2014 rosé 88/100
88 Wine Advocate Another excellent rosé from 2014, Louis Bernard's 2014 Cotes du Rhone Rose (Grenache, Syrah) is made in a light, refreshing style and gives up plenty of orange blossom, tangerine and citrus aromas and flavors. Medium-bodied, juicy, clean and dry,...> find out more
VALUE BRAND OF THE YEAR 2014
For the 2nd time, Wine & Spirits magazine recognizes Louis Bernard as the reference for quality wines at bargain prices. Issue June 2014
The Côtes-du-Rhône Villages Louis Bernard has been selected to represent Louis Bernard as a brand “that...
WINE & SPIRITS MAGAZINE - YEAR'S BEST RHÔNE ISSUE -FEB.2014
Over 271 new-release Rhone wines were tasted, with only 22 of them being Best Buy - 6 of them Louis Bernard wines :
- 2012 Côtes du Rhône Villages 'Louis Bernard' - 90, Best Buy -
"A savory red, this is all seedy raspberry fruit and gravelly...
GIGONDAS -Louis Bernard - red 2012 - 91-93/100
"Bright purple. Heady black and blue fruit aromas are complicated by vanilla and cola accents. Fleshy cassis and blueberry flavors are sharpened by tangy acidity, which also adds mid-palate lift....
Gigondas 'Louis Bernard' red 2011 - 91/100
"Ruby-red. Pungent aromas of cherry-cola, black raspberry and woodsmoke, with a light touch of vanilla. Round and fleshy, offering sappy dark berry flavors that are lifted and sharpened by zesty acidity and a hint...
VACQUEYRAS - Louis Bernard - red 2012 88-90/100
"Deep ruby. Spicy blackberry and cherry compote aromas are complemented by subtle pepper and anise nuances. Ripe and fleshy, offering ripe dark berry flavors and a hint of candied flowers. Gains...
VACQUEYRAS 'Louis Bernard' red 2011 - 87/100
"Vivid ruby. Blackberry, cassis and woodsmoke aromas show good energy and precision. Firm, slightly ungiving bitter cherry and dark berry flavors are subtly accented by a peppery nuance, adding back-end bite....
Louis Bernard 2011 Domaine la Crau des Papes - Châteauneuf du Pape -red
91 points - this wine features pronounced aromas and flavors of thyme and bay leaf, but also notes of peppered black cherries that ease into chocolaty richness. It's full bodied and supple in texture, finishing on a slightly dusty note that remains mouthwatering. Drink...> find out more
Châteauneuf du Pape red 2009 'Louis Bernard'
89 points - ''The wine is very good, delivering a complex, harmonious blend of leather, earth, spice and plum notes. It's soft enough to drink now and over the next few years." Feb.2013
Louis Bernard 2009 - Domaine la Crau des Papes - Châteauneuf du Pape red
92 points - "Lush and mouth-filling, this is a plummy rendering of Châteauneuf-du-Pape that’s ready to drink. Hints of green peppercorn and mocha add nuance, while the finish is long and voluptuous. " Feb.2013