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Villes sur Auzon: Encore Barricaded by Bank, Winemaker Olivier B Offers Future Vintages at 35%-Plus Discount to Buy 11 Acres of Vines

Three years ago in a New Year’s declaration posted on his blog, Olivier B announced that he would be forced to shutter his winery due to mounting debts and a love life turned sour.  His bank was unwilling to extend … Continue reading

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Villes sur Auzon: Olivier B Fabulous Vintage Amidyves Available on Garagiste Dot Com

You can order the “Amidyves” (Friends of Yves) 2010 from Olivier B. at Garagiste.com. Garagiste, founded by Jon Rimmerman, is the world’s largest email-based wine business, selling wine exclusively via email offers composed by Rimmerman (click on link above to join). … Continue reading

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PAIRING OF THE SEASON AT LE PHEBUS

Jade, a white wine produced by Olivier B, is a marvelous wine with surprising dryness despite its residual sugars due to uncommon blending. Harvested at the end of September, ¼ grenache, ¼ roussanne and ¼ clairette are blended with ¼ … Continue reading

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THE INIMITABLE OLIVIER B: “AUTEUR” WINES

Recall the anecdote of Woody Allen: A guy goes to a psychiatrist who inquires “what’s the problem?” “My brother thinks he’s a chicken,” comes the reply. “So why don’t you turn him in then?” says the shrink.” The patient retorts, … Continue reading

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