From Narbonne to Nimes, the appellation contrôlée of Coteaux du Languedoc includes, in addition to 3 vintages AOC Saint-Chinian, Faugères and Clairette of Languedoc, 12 soils very varied with remarkable characters.
The red wines are structured , generous , framed well , with the fine nose , subtle and aromatic and with the high dress in colors and brightness . The rosé ones are gouleyants , flexible and fruity . The white are brilliant and fruity with wish to accompany fish and shells.
AOC since 1985, the reds and the rosy ones are elaborate mainly starting from the type of vines Carignan, Grenache, Lladoner pelut, Cinsault and Syrah. For the white, the principal type of vines are the grenache, the pale one, the bourboulenc and naturally the picpoul.
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