The winemakers of Montblanc,   Nézignan l'Evêque and St Thibéry
The wine cooperative is located in Occitania, southern France.

Currently

300 cooperators farm 1500 hectares of vines distributed throught the comune of Montblanc, Nézignan l'Evêque and Saint-Thibéry, one third of which use sexual confusion, thus reducing the use of chemicals. We specialise in wines of superior varieties in IGP OC producing an average of 110000 hl (2 905 894 gallons). This is mainly sold through national and international traders.

The choice

of a policy of high quality , the accelerated replanting of our vineyards and adapted technological machinery (a high performance cooling system, maceration techniques) enables us today a solid reputation for our rosé and white wines.

Our story

The wine cooperative of Montblanc started in 1937. It assembled 115 winegrowers from Montblanc and produced 9300 Hl (245 680 galons).

Illustrious beginnings

The cooperative was officially opened on 2nd July, 1939 by Albert Lebrun, President of the Republic. The cooperative’s president at the time was the illustrious local son Edouard Barthe, Mayor and Member of Parliament. He was nicknamed “the wine pope” because of his work to improve wine legistlation, in the National Assembly.