French Défilé, a French, tailor made rosé. Subtlety and elegance for a limited edition from each vintage. It is a «Mademoiselle» which is different each year, illustrating the potential of our collection of grape varieties to seduce your palate.
«La Butinière White» is made from a selection of our best vineyard plots. To the West, the Atlantic climatic influences and the terroir of clay and limestone terraces develop wines elegance.To the North-East, the predominant Mediterranean influence and terroir of clay and alluvium soils enhance fruit and body. To the South, grapes planted in the upper valley of the Aude benefit from the freshness of the Pyrenean climate. These exceptional conditions of production, careful cultivation of the vines and low yields allow us to obtain grapes of excellent quality to produce the unique style of this wine. GRAPE VARIETY 100% Chardonnay
«La Butinière Red» is made from a selection of grapes from our best vineyards. To the West, the Atlantic climatic influences and terroir of clay and limestone terraces develop elegant wines from the Merlot and Cabernet varieties. To the North-East, the predominantly Mediterranean influences and clay and alluvium soils reveal fruit, body and a rich style in the wines from Syrah and Malbec. To the South, a wide range of our grape varieties is planted in the upper valley of the Aude, benefiting from the freshness of the Pyrenean climate. These exceptional conditions of production, careful cultivation of the vines and low yields allow us to obtain grapes of excellent quality to produce the unique style of this wine. GRAPE VARIETIES Merlot, Syrah, Malbec and Cabernet .
The D118 route, linking our vineyards from the Pyrenees to Carcassonne along the banks of the Aude river, is part of our history. Merlot, Marselan, Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon. D118 is bright red in colour with fresh red fruit on the nose. Full bodied on the palate, rich with ripe fruit, elegant and well balanced.
Reputed for the excellence of wines from vineyards at high altitudes, the upper valley of the Aude, with red clay soils dating back to the cretaceous period, is also the principal fossil deposit of the last dinosaurs in Europe. Literally, Gargantuavis Phyloïnos, (- 70 million years), means the Gargantua bird which likes wine. This two metre high volatile, which lived during the Mesozoic era, is one of the two specimens of which the scientific name evokes our terroir where its traces were discovered. Our vineyards are located in the upper valley of the Aude, between 200 and 300m in altitude on red ferrous and clay soils.
Loriu, little river in Occitan, evokes calm and serenity. A wine created by an enthusiastic group of winegrowers for who organic agriculture is more than just a philosophy. VINEYARD The plots of Sauvignon and Chardonnay, planted on limestone and clay soils have been selected from the Atlantic and Mediterranean sectors of our vineyard. GRAPE VARIETIES 60% Sauvignon and 40% Chardonnay.
Loriu, little river in Occitan, evokes calm and serenity. A wine created by an enthusiastic group of winegrowers for who organic agriculture is more than just a philosophy. The vines selected for Loriu Rouge are located where Atlantic climatic influences from the West meet Mediterranean winds from the East. The vineyards are planted on limestone and clay soils. 50% Merlot and 50% Cabernet Sauvignon.
First sustainable vineyard viticulture in the Languedoc,Anne de Joyeuse produces AOP LIMOUX red and white and grape wines as Vin de Pays d'Oc. Our 500 winegrowers are committed to grow grapes with maximum cares for the nature. ADJ has created PROTECT PLANET guide line which strictly controls all practices from the vineyard to the cellars, it is the most advanced process for sustainable winegrowing