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Garrigue

Name (also Garigue, Garriga) for a occurring in Mediterranean areas Strauchheidenformation on shallow floors, which is mainly distributed in France (especially southern France and Corsica), Italy (especially Sardinia) and North Africa. Characteristic low-growing bushy plants this vegetation type are dwarf shrubs such as lavender, rosemary, sage, thyme and dwarf palm. The term garrigue is frequently associated with tasting notes of southern French or southern Rhône wines earthy. rustic Tones and the harsh aromas of the listed plants used; especially at Châteauneuf-du-Pape, See also below wine address,

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