AOC Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence
Lieu-dit “La Grande Terre” is 9 hectares with +/- 30-year-old vines planted in a clay-limestone soil
30% Cabernet Sauvignon
Vines are harvested at night when it is much cooler and are then pressed immediately
Each grape varietal is fermented separately and blended at the end of November then bottled in January
Nestled in the heart of Provence, Château Paradis lives up to its name as a hidden paradise of lyrical landscapes and seductive wines. The estate of Château Paradis totals 160 hectares of which 80 hectares are dedicated to vineyards. Within this 80-hectares is an exceptional 9-hectare parcel (Lieu-dit) of vines called “La Grande Terre,” GPS N 43° 37 51’ by E 5° 28 52’. The 30-year old rootstocks of these vines reach down deep into a rich clay-limestone terroir some 650 feet above sea level.