It’s no secret that the elements impact a wine; they are what define terroir. The unique collision of wind, sun, soil and sea in the Languedoc present an unexpected adventure for every wine lover. France’s oldest (and newest) wine frontier is from the earth, of the earth, and offers a breathtaking landscape of wine discoveries.
Character and diversity are what make the AOC wines of Languedoc so exciting, but also difficult to distill into a short discussion. One way to think about the AOCs of Languedoc is to divide them into five groups defined by similar “elemental” features and wine styles.
Five ‘Elemental’ Zones:
Read more about each and what defines these groupings.