Wine culture in the department dates back to Roman times, and is now becoming one of the largest wine producers in France. The region's vineyards produce a wide variety of wines, ranging from rich, full-bodied reds to light, fruity whites.
The Corbières appellation is renowned for its wines that are rich on the palate, often made from a blend of red grape varieties. There is also the Minervois, producing full-bodied red wines and light white wines. The Fitou appellation, for its full-bodied red wines and the Limoux appellation, known for its sparkling wines offering fine bubbles and a delicate taste, similar to champagne. The Cabardès is a recent appellation producing red wines that combine two different types of terroir and the Malepère is an appellation producing red, white and rosé wines, from traditional and local grape varieties.
Whether you are an informed wine lover or simply curious to discover the wine-growing treasures of the region, La Cour Carrée will meet your expectations.