Malepere AOC wine appellation in the Languedoc Roussillon region of France

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Malepere AOC wine appellation
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Sue Dyson and Roger McShane
Country: France

Malepere is an AOC wine appellation in the Languedoc Roussillon region of France. The region has only recently been upgraded to full AOC status.
The appellation is based in the Aude département in the area from Donazac to Carcassonne to Montreal to Mazerolles covering some 31 communes. It is named after the Maleperes mountains which dominate the area.
The main grape varieties found in the wines of this appellation are Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Malbec (Cot), Grenache Noir, Syrah, Lledoner Pelut and Cinsault.
 
     
     
     


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