Clairette de Bellegarde AOC

Clairette de Bellegarde AOC dates from 1949. Clairette de Bellegarde is unusual among the southern Rhône appellations in that the wine is a mono-varietal, made from 100% Clairette grown in the single commune of Bellegarde, halfway between Nîmes and Arles, near the...

Bellegarde

Bellegarde is a ‘rather attractive town lying beneath a small hill between Nîmes and Arles on the Rhône-Sète canal’ (Clive Coates MW: 1990, p.369). The town, which is in the Gard department of France in the southern Rhône, has its own appellation for white...