The 2009 Vin de Pays of France tasting has put Ackerman Remy Pannier Sauvignon in the top 100.
The panel of judges included Tim Atkin MW, Oz Clarke, Rosemary George MW and Charles Metcalfe amongst other respected experts.
The areas classified as VDP include:
Vin de Pays d’Oc
Vin de Pays du Val de Loire
Vin de Pays de l’Atlantique
Vin de Pays du Comte Tolosan
Vin de Pays des Comtes Rhodaniens
Vin de Pays de Mediterranee
Did you know….
Off trade sales of Vin de Pays in the UK = 49,374,000 litres per year
Vin de Pays account for 39% of French wine sales (volume)
Vin de Pays d’Oc is the largest producing area with 63 million cases and produces 18% of all French wines imported into the UK. Vin de Pays d’Oc covers occupies some 10% of the total winegrowing areas in France!Share and Enjoy: