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Wines of Provence

red grapes Bellet wines

Situated in the Nice region, the "Vins du Bellet" appellation covers 700 hectares.

White grapes The vineyard on the sunny hillsides of Bellet is one of the oldest in the area as it was planted at the same time as the Phocaean foundation in Marseille.

Evenly divided between reds, whites and rosés, these rare wines with a faintly floral fragrance are much sought-after by connoisseurs.

Wine estates and castles to visit

Château de Bellet. Saint Romans du Bellet - Nice
Constructed in typical Niçoise style with ochre facades in trompe l'oeil and rounded towers.
Guided visit (fee charged) following wine-tasting.

Château de Crémat - Nice
Dating from 1900, the architectural style is a mix from the Middle Ages and Rocco... machicolation tower and beautiful cellars. Guided tours (fee charged.

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