Coteaux De Botrys Wines
- Batroun, North Lebanon
- -- bottles/year
- -- Ha
First winery in the north since 1998. Owner Joseph G. Bitar, decided to realize his dream of making wine in his beloved BATROUN, a region north of Beirut whose name can be traced back to the Phoenicians and Greeks. He planted Cabernet Sauvignon, Syrah, Mourvedre, Grenache, Chardonnay, Marsanne and the little known Rolle.[continue reading...]
'Coteaux de Botrys' was born and the fruits of his labor can be tasted in a range of wines whose philosophy is 'one vine for one bottle'. The soil (Argilo Calcaire) and the climate, of the region, 300 meters above sea level, make terrific terroire for red, rose and white wines, made from perfectly matured, hand - picked grapes that are vinified with loving care.
The legacy of Joseph Bitar is carried on by his daughters Neila and Josiane, whom are dedicated to ensuring that their father's commitment to quality and high standards will endure.[read less...]