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The appellation is located in the south of the French wine region Languedoc, It forms an enclave in the center of the AOC Corbières, The red wine was classified as AOC in 2011. It belongs to the highest quality category "Crus du Languedoc". The vineyards cover 210 hectares of vines on a limestone massif. They extend over the ten municipalities of Boutenac, Fabrezan, Ferrals-les-Corbières, Lézignan-Corbières, Luc-sur-Orbieu, Montséret, Ornaisons, Saint-André-de-Roquelongue, Saint-Laurent-de-la-Cabrerisse and Thézan -des-Corbières in the department Aude, The red wine is made from Grenache Noir ( Garnacha Tinta ), Mourvèdre ( Monastrell ) and 30% to a maximum of 50% Carignan Noir ( mazuelo ) with at least 70% together, as well Syrah blended.

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