French Wine Guide

English - Français - Deutsch - Nederlands

Wine  I  RegionsGame  I  Club  I  Buy Wine

French wine guide  > regions  >  corsica  >  corsica wine making



Other wine pages :
French wine regions
French wine guide
Buy french wines


Buy this poster !

Buy this poster !


Recommended book

French Wine to the Wines and Wine Regions of France
Learn more

Price: $13.00


Corsica wine making

Corsica offers subtle rosé and dry white wines.

Corsican wines must be drunk young, fresh, as aperitif or to accompany a light meal.

The best Corsican wines come from the coast.


Corsica wine making information :
Size of the vineyards: 7,200 hectares (18,000 acres)
Vineyards: 500 winemakers

Granite such as in Ajaccio
or Clay and Limestone such as in Patrimonio

Weather: Warm and oceanic
Red Grapes
in Corsica:

Nieluccio, Sciacarello, Merlot, Grenache, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Cinsault

White Grapes
in Corsica:

Vermentino, Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc


13 million bottles
50% red wine - 36 % rosé - 12 % dry white wine

Type of Wine:

Full body red wine
Light to medium body fruity red wine
Light and dry white wine
Dry rosé


Other pages about Corsica :
Wines in Corsica - Corsica wine information - Corse region information - Corsica wine making - Corsica wine and food - Buy Corsican wines - Corsica main page

Wines from Corsica :
Ajaccio - Patrimonio - Wines from Corsica

Other french wine regions :
Alsace - Bordeaux - Burgundy - Champagne - Côtes du Rhône - Languedoc-Roussillon - Loire Valley - Provence - South West



french wine regions | grape varieties | winemaking | classification in France | wine tasting | wine and food | wine faq | legendary wines | wine shop | french wine guide


Recommend this page (to yourself or to a friend!)



French Wine Guide (english)

Guide des vins de France (french)

Französische Weine (deutsch)

De Gids voor Franse wijnen (nederlands)

mail@ terroir-france + ".com"


This material may not be published, rewritten, or redistributed

© Terroir-France, French Wine Guide 2014