Couvent Rouge was established in 2010, as a complement to the “Coteaux d’Heliopolis” cooperative project. Founded in 1999, the cooperative’s purpose was to replace illicit cannabis plantations with noble vine grapes plantations; offering therefore the possibility for the farmers to settle down in their native village.
Unfiltered wine made with specially selected Viognier 70% and white Grenache 30%
Grapes from Deir El Ahmar vineyards, made under the Ancestral Method. Left on lees for months and disgorged.