Testimony to its success, Jancis Robinson acknowledges Château d’Esclans’ unmatched ability and talent when it comes to producing amongst the finest Roses. In praising the 2010 vintage of Whispering Angel, Jancis asks “what is Esclans’ secret ingredient…?” Beyond praise, Esclans is included in the below notes for Domaines Ott suggesting that the cachet and finesse of its wines adds a more pleasing dimension to the Rosé experience. Persistence pays!
” In general Provence seems especially blessed in producing many of the finest, certainly the most delicate, rosés, with Château d’Esclans having shown the way.”
Whispering Angel 2010 – Côtes de Provence
“Extremely pale pink. Good texture and real core of fruit. What is Esclans’ secret ingredient, pray? Ready to wallop.”