Mas Sainte Berthe

+33(0)490543901 Départementale 27
Les Baux-de-Provence, 13520
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The Baux plain was already dotted with a number of working farms by the 17th century. What is now St. Berthe was once known as the « la maison aux champs » or the house in the field, then the property of Lord de Mollières. The deeds of the notary, Maître Salomé, made mention of a chapel in process of construction, adjoining the main building of this former farm (1539). This chapel was dedicated to Ste Berthe, the patron saint of fever victims: Every year, on the 1st of January and the first Sunday of May, the people of the region would make a pilgrimage here in the there in hope of finding relief from fevers. The pilgrims would drink the water from a nearby spring, « la font du fibre » or « fever spring », to which they would add a pinch of the stone powder, obtained by scraping the foot of the saint's statue. In 1950, the David family acquired the estate. It was his passion for wine that led Master David to convert the land, gradually replacing the ageing apricot trees with vines. The Read more »

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  • Mas Sainte Berthe les Baux-de-Provence Rosé 2008

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    as far as rose goes.. this one was quiet satisfying... there was definitely a strong raspberry nose and the undertones of some spices that i couldnt identify.. Read More

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