Founded in 1932, this Cave Coopérative is located in the top commune of Pomérols, located between the garrigue of Pezenas and the sea dominated by the Mont St Clair in Sete. The co-op has merged with the Cave de Castelnau de Guers. They include 320 members. The company employs 25 people and produces an average of 130 000 hl of which 54% whites, 28% rosés and 18% reds.
Winery Production: 125,000 hl / 9L cases
Varietals Produced: Piquepoul,Chardonnay, Viognier, Sauvignon and Terret for white wines
Merlot, Cabernet, Syrah, Grenache, Cinsault and Carignan for the reds
Winemaker: Jean-Luc Lavergne
The members control 1,200 hectares of vineyard land (2,964 acres) of which 330 hectares (815.1 acres) are Picpoul de Pinet. Six communes are entitled to the name Picpoul de Pinet: Florensac, Pomerols, Pinet, Castelnau de Guers, Montagnac, Meze. The Pomerols vineyards stretch over vast sun-light terraces with clay/calcareous soils.