St-Christol

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Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

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St-Christol, the easternmost named red wine cru within the languedoc aoc in southern France, named after a village on the eastern boundary of the Hérault département with Gard. Production of appellation wine is relatively low here, and is chiefly in the hands of the village co-operative.