Clairette Du Languedoc wine appellation in the Languedoc Roussillon region of France

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Clairette du Languedoc wine appellation
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Sue Dyson and Roger McShane
Country: France

Clairette du Languedoc is a wine appellation in the Languedoc Roussillon region of France which is given over to the production of white wines made only from the Clairette grape. It is one of the oldest appellations in this region of France having been awarded AOC status in 1948.
The communes in the Herault that can produce these wines are Adissan, Aspiran, Le Bosc, Cabrieres, Ceyras, Fontes, Lieuran Cabrieres, Nizas, Paulhan, Peret, St-Andre-de-Sangonis. Both dry and sweet wines can be produced from the Clairette grape.
Red and rose wines produced in this region use the Coteaux du Languedoc appellation.
 
     
     
     


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