FAREWELL 2019 and WELCOME 2020

I wanted to put up the piece that follows before the New Year, but I’ve been preoccupied with the Australian bushfires and their effect on relatives and friends in Melbourne and Sydney. My mother was born in 1900 in Beaufort, Victoria, and her family will have...
Saint Chinian Article

Saint Chinian Article

saint-chinian-article-2016-langliving Click here to read my article on Saint Chinian wines, reprinted from “Languedoc Living” online magazine. Eight pages in Word, which take a while to download!  ...

Gorley’s Muscat Vine!

FPN Apr 17 expert – owning a vine My article from “French Property News”, reprinted with permission. The travails of an amateur gardener: struggles with an ancient Muscat vine decorating our...

Review by Tamlyn Currin on Jancis Robinson’s Website

http://www.jancisrobinson.com/articles/book-reviews-2015-africa-china-and-an-ebook Written by Tamlyn Currin 7 Jan 2016 The Wines and Winemakers of Languedoc-Roussillon Gorley’s Guide 2 – vineyards, people and places of the wilder south of France – by Peter...

Wine Tourism by Peter Gorley

Andre Deyrieux of www.winetourisminfrance.com writes about my Languedoc selection of places to eat, stay and enjoy wines. Photo taken by Olivier Grataloup in the cosy ambiance of Le Chameau Ivre in Beziers, run by Philippe Catusse. I’m not quite as small as the...

Gorley’s Guide to the Wines & Winemakers of Languedoc-Roussillon

With an Australian mother and a seafaring Devonian father, travel must be in my blood. When I was seven and living in Putney SW15, Mum broached an old bottle of Seppelt’s “champagne” to celebrate Dad’s homecoming, and perhaps the die was cast: wine’s in my blood too....