Allowed grape varieties:
Grenache is obligatory in the
blend with a percentage of at least 50%.
The part of Syrah and/or Mourvedre must be at least 25% of the blend. (Until
Other grapes allowed for Cotes du Rhone can be used to an extend of 25%, also
white varieties can be used but not for more than 5%.
The percentages of planted grape varieties in AOP
Basic yield is 38 hl/ha.
The percentage of alcohol may be at least
Area and production 2012-2016
In 2011 21 private producers and 2 cooperatives (according to Comité des Vignerons)
made Vinsobres.14 negociants offered Vinsobres.
90% of the export goes to 4 countries: Great Britain 40%, Canada 25%, Belgium 15%
and US 10%.