Guide RVF " Les meilleurs vins de France 2014" - 14,5/20
Robert Parker 88
Rated, but no tasting note given.
Robert Parker 90
The 2010 Cotes du Roussillon Les Vignes de Bila-Haut in blanc represents tank-raised Grenache Blanc, Macabeu, and Grenache Gris, some from chalky soils around Latourde- France, but largely from granite heights in Lesquerde. A strikingly colorful aromatic display features pink grapefruit, peony, honeysuckle, and golden raspberry, all of which combine on a juicy, outhwateringly saline palate, finishing with superb refreshment and length. What a fine introduction to Roussillon whites and terrifically versatile accompaniment at table this will make over the next 2-3 years if not beyond! (And given the price for the 2009, we can expect this 2010 to represent an outstanding value.) "Whites were good in 2010," remarks Troullier with evident understatement. "But you needed