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Vacqueyras
Vacqueyras





-Surface: 1050 ha.
-Only wines from special parcels in the communes Vacqueras and Sarrians.
-Only red, rosé and white wines.
-Grape varieties red and rosé wines: Grenache, Syrah, Cinsault, Mourvèdre.
-Grape varieties white wines: Grenache Blanc, Clairette, Bourboulenc, Roussanne.
-Production max. 42 hl. per ha.

Calcareous soil with pebbles.
Limestone Cobble

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.
Dry summers Very low rainfall Mistral