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The terroir
 

It was the long and gradual sculpting of the landscape by rivers and streams flowing down from the Massif Central area that produced the contours of this well-exposed piedmont plain, where the Chemins de Bassac estate has its 15 hectares (37 acres) of vines.

The soils here are of limestone-clay originating from ancient Quaternary (Villafranchian stage) alluvial terraces. Stony and very well-drained, they benefit from a good supply of water, which enables them to withstand even the driest summers.

 
 
 
 
 
 
Isabelle and Rémi Ducellier - cheminsdebassac@orange.fr Tel : 0033 (0)4 67 36 09 67 - mobile : 0033 (0)6 07 59 51 67 - Fax : 0033 (0)4 67 36 14 05