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Cabrières

The Langudoc Cabrières appellation is located in the center of the French wine-growing region Languedoc, It was classified as AOC in 1985 and belongs to the second quality category "Grands Vins du Languedoc". Wine was made at the court of the Sun King in the 17th century Louis XIV (1638-1715) served. The vineyards cover 300 hectares of vines up to 480 meters above sea level on slate soils. They extend around the municipality of Cabrières in the department Hérault, Red wine and rosé are made from the main grape varieties Grenache Noir ( Garnacha Tinta ) and Syrah, as well as Mourvèdre ( Monastrell ), Carignan Noir ( mazuelo ), Morrastel ( Graciano ) and Cinsault blended. Well-known producers are Château des Deux Rocs, Clos Romain, Domaine du Temple and Mas Coris.

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