Wines of Beaumes de Venise

On a Provencal soil, in the heart of the Dentelles de Montmirail, the vineyard of Château la Croix des Pins extends on 4 hectares in AOP Beaumes-de-Venise cultivated in organic farming.


 

The AOP has been classified as a vineyard of the Rhône Valley since 2005. It is made up of 629 hectares of vines. The red wines are characterized by an assemblage of black Grenache bringing the structure, notes of red fruits and licorice. Syrah is characterized by its purple color, aromas of violet and ensures a long guard. Finally, the Mourvèdre comes in complement, bringing a touch of spices.

The soils consist of three different terroirs:

  • Terracotta, ocher-colored, rich in iron;
  • Cretaceous white earth, grayish, composed of marly clay-limestone;
  • Gray lands of Jurassic, black marls, silts, clays and sand.

The Château la Croix des Pins is located on the white Cretaceous land, making it possible to obtain elegant red wines, fruit-flavored and beautifully preserved.