- Soil type : Clay and limestone.
- Climate : Mediterranean with oceanic influence
- Altitude : 250 to 280 m
- Density of planting : 4 400 feet/ ha
- Harvest : hand-picked
Entire bunch are pressed with pneumatic press. Racking at low temperature (8°C). Temperature controlled fermentation (18°C). Traditional method: first fermentation in vat then bottle fermentation follows (second fermentation). Bottles will be resting for 12 months at least on racks in air-conditioned cellar. 3 months before launching, bottles disgorgement is done, then we add a « liqueur d’expédition » before bottle closure