Languedoc Roussillon

A vineyard that stretches from Nîmes to the foot of the Pyrenees.

Climate: hot and dry summers, autumns, winter and mild spring. Low rainfall. Tramontane winds very present (dries the vines and prevents diseases). However, there are many contrasts between the rigors of the foothills of the Pyrenees, the Massif Central and the gentle shores of the Mediterranean. Importance of the altitude.

Soils: very wide variety, with rocks, terraces of rolled pebbles, sandstone and marl, limestones and shales, clay soils, pudding, sandy soils, molasses, etc. By the sea, the soils tend to be sandy, limestone or even clay.

Grape varieties: large variety in red wines in particular Grenache, Syrah, Carignan, Mourvèdre, Cinsault, while in white wines with Bourboulenc, Chenin, Clairette, Grenache blanc, Marsanne and Roussanne.

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