Ten wines are awarded the title of “ambassadors of Grés de Montpellier”, our standard-bearers for the year! 

As every year, the grand wine tasting “TOP 10 Grés de Montpellier”  is a highlight for the appellation. It brings together a jury of wine professionals who blind taste nearly 50 wines and select their favorites among the vintage for sale.

The standard-bearers of the appellation.

The ten distinguished wines will be, for one year, the standard-bearers of the appellation. The jury chose the following jewels:

  • Grés de Montpellier 2018, Château l’Argentier, Sommières
  • Seignorie 2018, Château Claud Bellevue, Saint-Jean-de-Védas
  • Ô de Novi 2018, Mas du Novi, Montagnac
  • La Capitelle 2018, Domaine de la Triballe, Guzargues
  • Mas de Lunès 2018, Vignobles Jeanjean, Aumelas
  • Léma 2018, Domaine de Roquemale, Villeveyrac
  • Les Hauts de Laborie 2018, Mas de Janiny, Saint-Bauzille-de-la-Sylve
  • Odon 2019, Mas de Bayle, Villeveyrac
  • Elégante 2018, Château Haut-Blanville, Saint-Pargoire
  • Folia 2019, Château de Flaugergues, Montpellier

This annual Grand Wine Tasting offers sommeliers, wine merchants, caterers , journalists and winemakers a true panoramic image of the appellation and allows them to compare, by jury, their perception of the identity of a Grés de Montpellier. 

This year, all the wines tasted were characterized by “digestible wines with fine, round, silky and elegant tannins. A balance on the freshness and a real maritime influence was perceived, which brings a beautiful thirst-quenching salinity”.

jury of wine professionals Grand Wine Tasting 2022 Mas du Novi Montagnac
Trinque Fougasse Montpellier