North of Avignon in the Rhône Valley the village of Beaumes de Venise (84 Vaucluse, Provence) is internationally famous for its lush dessert wine – Muscat de Beaumes-de-Venise. Stay in a Beaumes de Venise B&B – Mas du Tilleul
Mas du Tilleul B&B is owned by vignerons Claire and Alain Morizot and is set among the vineyards, with a garden and swimming pool. Very comfortable bedrooms and en-suite shower. Terrace with great views over the vines.
Beaumes-de-Venise is one of the named villages of the Côtes du Rhône wine region.The village gives its name to a sweet wine appellation, Muscat de Beaumes-de-Venise. It also gives its name to a drier red wine, formerly Côtes du Rhone Villages Beaumes-de-Venise, now AC Beaumes-de-Venise. Planted on narrow terraces, known as “restanques” or “faysses“, and supported by walls, the muscat vines have shaped the region’s landscape – Beaumes-de-Venise muscats are golden in colour, with a nose of flowers and tropical fruits.
Nearby are several famous wine villages such as Vacqueyras and Gigondas.
For more on the Beaumes de Venise B&B see Mas du Tilleul