Bernard, Florent & Romain Plageoles


Domaine Plageoles, Midi-Pyrénées

This Gaillac estate is 2 centuries old. Founded in 1805, Bernard Plageoles was the 6th generation of the family to take over the domaine, joined by his sons Florent and Romain. Only local varieties are cultivated on the 27 hectares of the estate, in respect for traditions and the terroir. 

"All our wines are made following principles respecting terroirs, with natural farming methods." - The Plageoles 

Location

Midi-Pyrénées

Appellation

AOC Gaillac

Soils

Clay, limestone, sand and flint

Varieties cultivated

Mauzac Vert, Mauzac Noir, Ondenc, Duras, Muscadelle, Prunelart

Yields/Annual production

Around 35hl/ha

Age of vines

40 to 60 years old

Farming/Winemaking

Organic farming, natural fermentation, very low sulfur at bottling

Certification

AB

 

CUVÉES FEATURED ON LA CABANE e-CELLAR

Ondenc Sec 2014

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