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Les Jamelles Viognier, IGP Pays d'Oc, France

Wine Notes

Ownership: Badet Clement & Co

Average Price $10 (USD)
(Approx, ex-tax, all vintages)

Price History for Les Jamelles Viognier, IGP Pays d'Oc, France
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Grape Variety: Viognier

Viognier is an aromatic grape variety known for producing textural white wines with strong stone-fruit flavors. On the nose Viognier wines can be very floral, showing lavender and pollen aromas that are quite honeyed in sweeter examples. Apricots are the variety’s classic flavor association, often with a richness that can be interpreted as ripe peach.

In the late 1960's just 40 acres (16ha) of Viognier vines were all that remained in the world. It took interest from the Yalumba winery, in Australia's Eden Valley, to breathe the first signs of life back into the variety, along with a handful of enterprising wine growers in California (notably Calera in the Mount Harlan AVA). During the 21st Century, Viognier h ... more


Region Hierarchy
  • IGP Pays d'Oc wine region

    Pays d’Oc is the IGP title for red, white and rosé wines that are made in a large area on the southern coast of France. The catchment area for the IGP corresponds roughly to the Languedoc-Roussillon wine region – one of the largest winegrowing areas in France. The IGP covers all the wines that are not made under the strict laws that govern the AOC-level appellations in the regions: among them Corbières, Minervois and the Languedoc appellation itself.

    The Pays d’Oc IGP is arguably the most important in France, producing the majority of the country’s IGP wines. Fiv ... more

  • Vin de Pays - IGP wine region

    Vin de Pays (VDP), the French national equivalent of the Europe-wide IGP (Indication Géographique Protégée), is a quality category of French wine, positioned between Vin de Table (VDT) and Appellation d'Origine Contrôlée ( ... more

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