SOUTHERN RHÔNE VALLEY, FRANCE


southern rhone valley wine map amble wine

CÔTES DU RHÔNE AOP

Warm mediterranean climate

Cool influence of northerly mistral wind

Prone to drought

Cooling effect of the altitude (e.g. Mont Ventoux, Dentelles de Montmirail)

Sandy, limestone and clay soils, some pebbles called galets roulés

Grape varieties: grenache, syrah, mourvèdre, grenache blanc, clairette, roussanne, marsanne, bourboulenc, viognier



red wines

white wines

rosé 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.