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Vacqueyras AOC

Vacqueyras AOC

Description to Vacqueyras AOC

In 1990 as an appellation and cru classified area in the southern section of the winegrowing region Rhone, Before the survey, she was one of the municipalities of the area Côtes du Rhône-Villages who are allowed to add their name. The vineyards cover nearly 1,200 hectares and are located on the left bank of the Rhône in the municipalities Vacqueyras and Sarrians in the department Vaucluse, Renowned French lovers of red wine were actress Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923) and Nobel laureate Fréderic Mistral (1830-1914). Red wines and rosé wines are mainly made from Grenache Noir ( Garnacha Tinta ) Syrah, Mourvèdre ( Monastrell ) and Cinsault blended. The white wines are made from Grenache Blanc ( Garnacha Blanca ) Clairette. Bourboulenc. Clairette Blanche. Marsanne and Viognier produced. Well-known producers are Domaine de La Charbonnière, Domaine la Fourmone, Domaine la Garrigue, Jaboulet-Aîné, Domaine de la Monardiere, Château de Montmirail, Domaine de Montvac, Château des Roques, Château des Tours u. Montirius,

Vineyards in the area Vaqueyras Image: By Phillip Capper - Flickr : Vaqueyras Vineyards, Provence 1993 , CC BY 2.0 , Link

In the wine guide you will find
currently 133 213 Wines and 23 039 Producers, including 1 403 classified producers.
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