APPELLATION COTEAUX VAROIS EN PROVENCE - WINES OF PROVENCE REGION
Founded in 1993, the AOP Coteaux Varois en Provence is the newest of the AOP Provence. This name consists of 28 dynamic municipalities at the heart of the Var around Brignoles.
Our selection of AOP Coteaux Varois en Provence wines
ROSE WINE DOMAINE LA COLOMBE
ROSE WINE (BIO) DOMAINE DU LOOU
ROSE WINE DOMAINE SAINT ESTIENNE
ROSE WINE (BIO) DOMAINE DES MONTICOLES
Vineyard and wines of AOP Coteaux Varois en Provence
Sprawling over 1600 hectares and benefiting from the Mediterranean mild climate, the vineyard of AOP Coteaux Varois produces approximately 100,000 hectoliters per year: 40% red wines, 55% rose wines, and 5% of whites. The basic yield is 55 hl.
Lovely and elegant Coteaux Varois AOP rose wines are mainly produced by bleeding. Due to clay-limestone soils, rose wines are supple and fruity. Four grape varieties dominate: Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre and Cinsault.
Among the AOP Coteaux Varois en Provence, Bastide Trians and Domaine du LOOU wines are from grapes of organic farming. The farming practice respecting soil, animal and therefore man, aims to produce food free of pollutants in the environmental protection. Organic products are cultivated without fertilizers or chemicals. All operators involved in organic production are certified and are subject to regular checks by an independent body as ECOCEPT approved by the Ministry of Agriculture.