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Ventoux
Ventoux





-Surface: 7700 ha.
-Only wines from special parcels.
-Only red, rosé and white wines
-Grape varieties red and rosé wines: Grenache, Syrah, Cinsault, Mourvèdre.
-Grapevarieties white wine: Grenache Blanc, Clairette, Bourboulenc, Roussanne.
-Production max. 35 hl. per ha.

Calcareous red soils. Sandy and pebbly.
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.
Mistral Warm summers Low rainfall