Concours des Vignerons Indépendants 2022
Our cuvée L’Essentiel 2017 was awarded a bronze medal.
Le Monde – février 2022
Our cuvée L’Essentiel 2017 was selected by Le Monde in their sélection de Rhônes méridionaux du 25/02/2022 – see link to article in French (paywall)
Wein.Plus – décembre 2021
Domaine l’Ancienne École was awarded 3* status following a tasting of our cuvée L’Essentiel 2017 (link to Wein.Plus website)
Living France – December 2019
Q&A about why we love living in the Drôme – see the full article
Concours des Vignerons Indépendants 2018 – Our Dame Anglaise 2015 was awarded a bronze medal.
Bettane et Desseauve 2018
Four of our wines have been selected in the Guide des Vins 2018: Carpe Diem 2016, Terra Firma 2015, Dame Anglaise 2015 and L’Essentiel 2015.
Guide Hachette 2018
Our Dame Anglaise 2015 was awarded one star in the Guide Hachette 2018.
Terre de Vins April 2017 – featured our wines and gîtes in their guide to holidays in the vines – article
Guide des bonnes affaires du vin 2016 – Our Côtes du Rhône red 2012 features in Gerbelle & Maurange’s Guide des bonnes affaires du vin 2016 published by Revue du Vin de France.
Républicain Lorrain – 28 June 2015 – a focus on Domaine L’Ancienne École – article.
Gault & Millau – April 2015 – in a special focus on Vinsobres both our La Dame Anglaise 2011 and Vinsobres 2009 were selected.
Guide Hachette 2015 – Our Vinsobres 2012 was selected for the 2015 Guide Hachette.
Guide des bonnes affaires du vin 2015 – Our Vinsobres 2009 and Dame Anglaise 2011 both feature in Gerbelle & Maurange’s Guide des bonnes affaires du vin 2015 published by Revue du Vin de France.
Femme Actuelle November 17 2014 – selected our Vinsobres 2010 as one of its top wines to accompany Christmas Dinner
Terre de Vins April 2014 – featured our gites in their guide to holidays in the vines
Saveurs April 2014 – selected our Vinsobres 2009 as one of its picks of the wines of Vinsobres
Vins et Terroirs Authentiques Spring 2012 – selected our Vinsobres 2007 and La Dame Anglaise 2009.
Terre de vins March 2012 – Chantal Sarrazin wrote a feature article on l’Ancienne Ecole. article
L’Avis du Vin 20 February 2012 – Bernard Burtschy highlighted L’Ancienne Ecole as an up and coming domaine. article
Le Figaro 16 February 2012 – Bernard Burtschy highlighted L’Ancienne Ecole as an up and coming domaine. article
Bettane et Desseauve 2012 – Our Vinsobres 2009 was selected for the 2012 Grand Guide des Vins.
Gault et Millau – In the December 2011/January 2012 edition of Gault Millau magasine, Pierre Guigui highlighted our Domaine. article
Concours des Vins de Vinsobres – We are very proud that our 2009 AOC Vinsobres was awarded a silver medal in the 2011 Concours des Vins de Vinsobres.
Guide Hachette 2011 – Our 2007 Vinsobres and our 2009 Côtes du Rhône rosé, were selected for the 2011 Guide Hachette.
Decanter – In Spring 2009 Christelle Guibert of Decanter picked our 2007 Vinsobres as one of their top ten and described it as having “inviting cassis and cherry aromas with a great purity of fruit. The palate has an elegant structure.” Article