Regional profile: Pe?zenas

Old Carignan vines at Mas Gabriel in the village of Caux
Old Carignan vines at Mas Gabriel in the village of Caux

As the Languedoc rebuilds its hierarchy of appellations, there’s one name that’s likely to figure more prominently in coming years, and that’s Pe?zenas. Bottlings of red Languedoc- Pe?zenas have been permitted since 2006 but now the region is chasing full appellation status, following in the footsteps of Terrasses du Larzac in 2014 and Pic St-Loup in 2016.


Scroll down for James Lawther MW’s top wines from Languedoc-Pe?zenas



See James Lawther MW’s top wines from Languedoc-Pe?zenas


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