La Fosseille

La Fosseille

Domain: La Fosseille

Administered by the Knight Templars for many years, the Domaine de la Foseille is an old farm located between Perpignan and the coastal village of Saint Cyprien. Under Louis XVI, it was managed by a wealthy Roussillon family, and was known as the Mas del Gascon d'Audibert. It was then acquired by the Carcassonne family (who own a lot of the land in the area), the parents of the current owner, Monsieur Clara. In the early 1930s, the property covered a hundred hectares. Following the division of the estate between different branches of the family in 1970, Monsieur Clara was allocated 35 hectares; it was then that he chose the name Domaine de la Foseille, after the stream that runs through the vineyard. The vines are planted on a magnificent terroir formed by alluvial deposits, consisting largely of clay and grey-blue or yellow clayey sand, and broken down debris from the foothills of the Pyrenees. One of the particularities of this area is the presence of excellent micro-terroirs, consisting of rounded pebbles from the Quaternary period in a mainly clay environment. Gradually yielding to tourist infrastructures in this coastal region, the property still has 15 hectares of vines: old Grenache Noir and Grenache Gris, combined with some younger Muscat of Alexandria for the production of Vins Doux Naturels. One of the particularities of the VDNs produced by the Domaine de la Foseille is the high proportion of white grape varieties (about 60%), which give the wines a fine aromatic complexity and powerful aromas.

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Rivesaltes La Fosseille (Domaine)

Price List La Fosseille

Wine name Vintage Price

Rivesaltes La Fosseille (Domaine)

1982

31 Price estimate statistics 1982

Rivesaltes La Fosseille (Domaine)

1981

36 Price estimate statistics 1981

Rivesaltes La Fosseille (Domaine)

1980

32 Price estimate statistics 1980

Rivesaltes La Fosseille (Domaine)

1977

49 Price estimate statistics 1977

Rivesaltes La Fosseille (Domaine)

1976

46 Price estimate statistics 1976

Rivesaltes La Fosseille (Domaine)

1973

53 Price estimate statistics 1973
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