he spirit of Domaine de Nalys was instilled by its famous owner Doctor Philippe Dufays, between 1955 and 1976 and continues to this day.

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Domaine de Nalys

oday Domaine de Nalys is a fifty hectare estate (128 acres) grouped together into three plots: “Nalys” or the parcel circling the estate, “Le Bois Sénéchal” and “La Crau”; they´re found on two of the Appellation´s major terroirs with on the one hand, for La Crau and Le Bois Sénéchal:
soils made up of rounded pebbles with weathered sandstone subsoils dating from the pliocene era as well as well-drained sandy terraces, and on the other hand, for “Nalys”: soils lying on an older geological vein dating from the middle miocene era composed of rust-coloured, Comtat molasse sandstone with sandy texture.