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The popes who, when installed in Avignon in the fourteenth century, revealed the terroir of Chateauneuf du Pape.

Under the reign of John XXII, the village becomes the summer residence of the papacy. As for the precious nectar produced in this area, he granted the wine to the rank of Vin du Pape, opening the doors of the great European courts.