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Rhône
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Carignan
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Côtes-du-Rhône
Côtes-du-Rhône





-Surface: 42000 ha.
-Only wines from defined parcels in the communes
-Only red, rosé and white wines
-Grape varieties red and rosé wines: Grenache, Syrah, Cinsault, Mourvèdre, Carignan, Counoise.
-Grapevarieties white wine: Grenache Blanc, Clairette, Bourboulenc, Roussanne, Marsanne, Viognier.
-Production max. 75 hl. per ha.

Calcareous soil with pebbles.
Limestone Cobble Sand

Mediterranean climate with lots of sun. The climate is dominated by the mistral, a cold north wind that can last for several days. Dry climate. In spring and autumn the rainfall is even lower than on the Mediterranean coast.
Mediterranean Mistral Sunny