History & Background
The Cite de Carcassonne IGP was first established in 1981, it includes 25 producers, mostly working as a cooperative. Bastion comes from the finest estate in the area, owned by the Logeril family.
Situated between the Pyrenees to the South and the Black Mountains to the North, Carcassonne is best known for its fabulous medieval city, surrounded by massive battlements, a UNESCO World Heritage site. It enjoys a privileged climatic position where the excesses of the Mediterranean climate are tempered by the high altitude and cool breezes from the Atlantic. This special microclimate gives the wines their particular elegance and charm.