Languedoc-Roussillon


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Languedoc-Roussillon

a region of S France, on the Gulf of Lions: consists of the departments of Loz?re, Gard, H?rault, Aude, and Pyr?n?es-Orientales; mainly mountainous with a coastal plain
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As a major port in France, Languedoc-Roussillon has also experienced a wide variety of Mediterranean influences, which contribute to the breadth of its wine-making styles, he notes.
While the Languedoc-Roussillon wines have not reached the status of premium wines for many operators, "they have that elegant, South-of-France persona," he adds.
| Wendy Gedney and, left, |her new book The Wines of the Languedoc-Roussillon