Neighbouring the Beaujolais and Jura wine growing regions, the Savoie and Bugey wine growing region enjoys a continental and mountain climate with oceanic and southern influences and has cold winters and significant rainfall. The region has 5 appellations: Roussette de Savoie, Vin-de-Savoie, Seyssel, Bugey blanc, and Roussette de Bugey.Wines from Savoie and Bugey are developed from a number of grape varieties, such as, Mondeuse, which is a Savoie grape variety par excellence, but also Gamay, Poulsard and Pinot Noir (red wine). The region produces a vast majority of white wines (70%), but also sparkling wines and a few rosé wines.

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