Côtes du Tarn, Fronton and Gaillac
Is located in the Midi-Pyrénées around the city of Toulouse. Including the cantons of Frontonm Gaillac, Graulhet, Lavaur, Lisle sur Tarn, Rabastens, Cunac, Cahuzac on Vère and Strings in the department of Tarn et Garonne. The region is subjected to a triple influence climate: Oceanic, Mediterranean and Continental. Likewise, the soils across the area are diverse, making them hospitable to indigenous vines such as Negrette, Duras and Braucol.
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Main Soil Types
Sand, clay and quartz gravel
Latitude 43° 41′ 56” North
Longitude 01° 49′ 08” East
Types of Grape
The red wines are a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Duras, Gamay, Braucol, Negrette, Syrah and Merlot, sometimes supplemented by Côt or, less commonly, by Fer Servadou or Mérille. They are often dark in color, with full-bodied flavors.
The white wines are from Sauvignon, Muscadelle, Mauzac and Chardonnay. All are aromatic with white flowers and fruit.