LANGUEDOC-ROUSSILLON, FRANCE


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LANGUEDOC AOP

Warm mediterranean climate

Cool and dry influence of north-easterly tramontane wind

Prone to drought

Slopes and flat lands

Diversity of soils e.g. limestone, clay, sandy, sandstone

Coast: cool influence of sea breezes

Inland: cooling effect of the altitude

Grape varieties: grenache, syrah, mourvèdre, cinsault, carignan, grenache blanc, clairette, bourboulenc, piquepoul, roussanne, marsanne, rolle, viognier


CÔTES DU ROUSSILLON AOP

Warm mediterranean climate

Cool and dry influence of the tramontane

Prone to drought

Mountainous area

Diversity of soils e.g. limestone, granite, schist, gneiss

Coast: cool influence of sea breezes

Inland: cooling effect of the altitude

Grape varieties: grenache, carignan, syrah, mourvèdre, cinsault, grenache blanc, macabeu, tourbat, grenache gris, roussanne, marsanne, rolle



red wines

white wines

rosé wines

sparkling white, rosé and/or red wines

medium-sweet and sweet white wines

o fortified white wines

fortified red and/or rosé wines



Discover the printed version of this map and its empty version to practise in the World pack or in the France workbook.