The firm was founded in 1781, when Joseph André Vidal,
purchased a vineyard by the river Rhone in Ampuis. The place was handed over
during the generations. About 1900 the name Fleury was added when a wife born
Fleury brought a marriage portion of some amount. 1920-1979 the owner was Joseph Vidal-Fleury.
When he passed away no one in the family wanted to take over and the firm was sold
to Etienne Guigal, who had been a former employee at the firm. Vidal Fleury is operated as an independent
Owner: Guigal family
Route de Lyon 69 420 Tupin et Semons.
Tel. +33 474 561 018
Direct sale: Monday - Friday 9.00-12.00 and
J. Vidal Fleury owns 10 ha. in Côte-Rôtie,
but the mainpart of the production is negociant wines from the northern
and southern Rhone. In 2008 new ageing cellars were built.
Wines from southern Rhone:
Chateauneuf du Pape
2010: 85% Grenache, 10% Syrah and 5% Mourvedre. Aged in foudres for 12
Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc
40% Grenache Blanc, 40% Clairette and 20% Roussanne.
2011: 75% Grenache, 15% Syrah and 10% Mourvedre
2010: 50% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 20% Mourvedre. Aged in foudres for
Cotes du Rhone Village Cairanne
2010: 70% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 5% Mourvedre and 5% Carignan and other
2011: 50% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 20% Cinsault. Cinsault: press
Muscat de Beaumes de Venise
100% Muscat petit Grains
Cotes du Rhone Village
2010: 50% Grenache, 30% Syrah and 20% Cinsault.
Cotes du Rhone
Village Domaine la Vieille-Fontaine
2010: 70% Grenache, 16% Syrah, 8% Carignan and 5% other varieties.
2010: 65% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 10% Mourvèdre and 5% Carignan.
du Rhone Rosé
50% Cinsault, 30% Syrah and 20% Grenache.
du Rhone Blanc
75% Viognier, 15% Grenache Blanc and 10% other varieties.
2011: 60% Syrah, 30% Grenache and 10% other varieties. 30% aged in foudres.