- Châteuneuf du Pape rouge 'Louis Bernard' 2020 - 96 points
'Powerfully lifted black pepper, rose petal, red cherry, forest floor, liquorice, baking spice and herbal aromatics. Really complex, but still with some polished, soft fruits and a touch more...
- Côtes du Rhône red 'Louis Bernard' 2021'
'Solidly structured with a delicious amount of dark fruit and bramble on the palate. Gorgeously plush on the long fruit driven finish. A beautifully well-rounded wine.'
- Côtes du Rhône Villages 'Louis Bernard' 2021
'Pure fruit, dark, dense and concentrated. Shows aromas of cherry fruit and plums, with herbal notes and a juicy, long finish'
- Côtes du Rhône red 'Louis Bernard' 2021
**(*) CHATEAUNEUF DU PAPE Domaine la Crau des Papes 2020
Shiny red robe; the nose gives a box of spices, with pine, gorse influences, has a little line of red fruit. The palate’s attack is the best moment, with a spiced release of plum fruits, bears medium weight...
90 - Châteauneuf du Pape 'Louis Bernard' 2020
"balance and elegance. Red and black fruits, spice, and floral notes define the nose, and it’s medium to full-bodied, beautifully balanced, and has a great finish. Based on 65% Grenache, 20% Syrah, and the rest...
90/100 - Châteauneuf du Pape 'Louis Bernard' 2019 -
'After a long day of blind-tasting, it was a pleasant surprise to discover how well Louis Bernard's 2019 Chateauneuf du Pape performed. No, it's not a concentrated behemoth with decades of aging potential, but...
90 - Gigondas 'Louis Bernard' 2019
"Juicy yet restrained style, with mineral-laced cherry and plum notes mixed with garrigue accents. Hints of tea and incense line the finish. Grenache and Syrah.Drink now through 2027. " — JM, May...
91 - Tavel rosé 'Vignobles Mireille Petit Roudil' 2021
"Deep salmon pink in color, this bright-fruited, zesty expression of Tavel suggests crisp red cherry and strawberry flavors against a revitalizing backdrop of salty, stony...
Châteauneuf du Pape 'Domaine la Souco Papale' 2020
Châteauneuf du Pape 'Domaine la Crau des Papes' 2020
92 - Vacqueyras 'Louis Bernard' 2019
expressive cassis & jammy blackberry fruits as well notes of Provençal garrigue & pepper.
Round, medium to full-bodied, lush, and pleasure-bent, I love its overall balance, and it's already impossible to resist....