- Domaine des Jougla -
The Domaine Des Jougla is a family property where successive years several generations of winemakers.
It is located northwest of the department of Hérault, on the southern slopes of the foothills of the Cevennes, in the heart of the area of the controlled appellation Saint - Chinian.
Two-thirds of our vineyard is located on the slopes of laminated shale of Ordovician, the rest holds serious, clays and dolomitic limestones of the Eocene.
A hundred meters in a hot and ensoileillé Mediterranean climate, our vineyards are surrounded by scrubland where the holm oak dominate the kermes, arbutus and where cistus, thyme and heather grow.
Various tenements are planted with traditional grape varieties of the region: Grenache, Carignan, Mourvèdre and Syrah: harmonious combination that gives each of our wines their special character.
On both sides of the Orb and vernazobre, with a backdrop, the words Caroux and Espinouse twenty villages came together to produce one of the greatest vintages of the Saint-Chinian area.
To the north, the vines aggripe to shale that argument to the timber and wild boar, producing fruity, full and generous.
To the south it extends over a clay-limestone soil in a mosaic of small terroirs very strong personality, long and distinctive wines.
This extraordinary geological and climatic diversity gives the Saint-Chinian a particular character that is like no other.
Every Saint-Chinian is naturally different. Wines claiming the appellation must come from the area bounded Saint Chinian.