Medals and Press

We are always delighted when our efforts and achievements are recognised… especially gold medals! Here are some of the awards and accolades that our wines have been awarded with in competitions all over the world. You will also find ratings, reviews and write ups from some of the industry’s most renowned critics.

Le Bijou de Sophie Valrosée ros

Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose features in Ben Frank Wines

We are thrilled to see our flagship rosé Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose featured among the Ben Franks Wine reviews.   The article written by the wine expert Ben Frank reads as follows: “Pale salmon with petal pink hues. Aromas of lemon, raspberry, asparagus and pink lady apple. Silky smooth with strawberry rolled in pepper,…

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Le Chic rose

Bijou Le Chic: Best boxed wine for the summer

Our Bijou Le Chic 1.5L pouch received, once again, a fantastic review in the well-known magazine Glamour. The article written by Ali Belamant, reads as follows: “Perfect for smaller fridges (and smaller gatherings) this 1.5-liter pouch is filled with pale dry rosé made from Grenache grapes grown in the South of France. With notes of…

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Peter Ranscombe

Raising a toast to Her Majesty with Bijou

Once again, our flagship rosé, Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose proved its quality by gaining another great writeup from experts in wine (Peter Ranscombe). Wine expert Peter Ranscombe, selected our rosé as one of the best wines to celebrate this Platinum Jubilee. The article published in the Scottish Field, reads as follow: “Good value” doesn’t…

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Rob Buckhaven

Bijou feature in METRO

More writeups for our flagship rosé, Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose! Rob Buckhaven featured our Bijou in his fantastic article in the Metro Magazine. Please find the article below. Should you have any questions on our wines please get in touch: international@bijouwine.com

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Jane MacQuitty

Bijou among the best rosés to buy according to Jane MacQuitty

Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose featured by Jane MacQuitty in the Times. Jane MacQuitty featured Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose in her article named “The best rosés to buy now” which was published in The Times on Friday 29th April! MacQuitty found the 2021 vintage of Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose Rosé to be: “Delicious,…

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Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose wins gold at the PCWA 2022!

The long-awaited results of the People’s Choice Wine Awards are out and we are extremely proud to announce that Bijou came out on top of the rosé category!   Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose rosé is produced with grapes carefully sourced from sustainably farmed vineyards in Coteaux de Béziers.  The strong local winds sweep humidity…

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Bijou showcases Diversity, Inclusion and Sustainability in Paris

Bijou showcases Diversity, Inclusion and Sustainability in Paris Vinexpo Paris Last month  marked the much anticipated return of international wine fairs with Wine Paris opening up the calendar year. Our latest vintage received extensive praise from a wide range of trade visitors and attracted much interest in the open tasting area. “Presenting a new vintage…

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Bijou’s long awaited return to Wine Paris

The long awaited return to Paris for Bijou in 2022 is over and we have some very exciting news to share with you! Despite the challenging difficulties that we have all faced with the Covid Pandemic, the words of Humphrey Bogart could not be more appropriate “We’ll always have Paris” (Casablanca, 1945) as Bijou plans…

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Le Chic Launch in Benelux

Bijou announces the launch of its environmentally-friendly wine format in Benelux. On April 6th, the Bijou Le Chic 1.5L rosé…

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Rosé wine Canada launch

Bijou announces launch in the Canadian market

Leading Southern French producer hit Canadian shelves with a number of exciting wines. From April 2021, three different products from Bijou’s range will be available in Ontario, Manitoba and British Columbia.

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Bijou Le Chic Rosé featured in the Daily Mail

Our Bijou Le chic rosé has recently received a great write up in the DailyMail. The 1.5 pouch was classified among the top wines for Veganuary and reviewed as lockdown-friendly thanks to our innovative packaging.

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Bijou Le Chic Sauvignon Blanc in Drinks Business’ Top New Products

Bijou Le Chic Sauvignon Blanc featured as one of the Tope New Products in the Drinks Business. The white wine pouch was launched earlier this year into Waitrose & Partner’s UK following the enormous success of the rosé pouch throughout 2019. The Bijou Le Chic rosé pouch was the supermarket’s “best seller” in the category…

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Harold Hamersma: Sophie Valrose passes with flying colours

Our flagship rosé Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose has received an excellent review from top Dutch wine critic, Harold Hamersma. Hamersma reviewed the rosé on his website De Grote Hamersma where you can find all his thoughts and tasting notes on all of the best wines available in the Netherlands. Bijou scored a brilliant 8/10.…

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De Grote Hamersma 2018

De Grote Hamersma 2018

Le Bijou de Sophie Valrose, AOC Cabrières rosé ‘Bijou from Cabrières in the Hérault.  Raspberry wine gums. Cherry pudding. Tralala and cheerfulness. Jewel of a bottle’  ‘Kleinood uit Cabrières in de Hérault. Frambozenwinegums. Kersenzuurtjes. Tralala en vrolijkheid. Juweel van een fles trouwens.’ Harold Hamersma for De Grote Hamersma 2018 – the most complete wine year…

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