Costieres de Nimes
Gently rolling hills covered by large, round stones on south-facing slopes ...
Gently rolling hills covered by large, round stones on south-facing slopes, Costieres de Nimes is a substantial IGP zone that was formerly considered part of the Languedoc. Today it is included as a section of the southern Rhone; its climate, topography and wines put it more in line with that appellation. Grenache is its most important red variety, along with Mourvedre, Syrah and Carignan. Half of the production here is rosé.
Michel Gassier Lou Coucardie Blanc 2016Rhone White Blends from Costieres de Nimes, Rhone, France