Chateau Gigognan

Jacques Callet
Chemin du Castillon 1180, 84700 Sorgues
Tel. +33 490 395 746
Direct sale: Monday-Saturday 9.00-18.00

Jacques Callet acquired the estate in 1996 and has since then renovated the buildings and has built a modern cellar equipped with-up-to date technical machinery for winemaking. 
Thus he has created a platform for making better wines than the property has been known for until Callet came in charge.

The estate has quite many hectares with vines: 30 ha. of Chateauneuf du Pape, 20 ha. of Cotes du Rhone Village and 22 ha. of Cotes du Rhone.
The vineyards are certified agriculture biologique since 2010.


Chateauneuf du Pape Clos du Roi
2012: 70% Grenache and 30% Syrah. Aged in foudres

Chateauneuf du Pape Cardinalice
2012: 80% Grenache planted in 1939 and 20% Syrah. 15 hl/ha.
Aged in barriques fori 12-18 months. 25% new.

Chateauneuf du Pape Blanc Clos du Roi
2013: 45% Roussanne, 32% Grenache Blanc, 18% Clairette and 5% Bourboulenc. Fermented and aged in barriques for 9 months.

Cotes du Rhone Village Bois des Moines
2013: 60% Grenache and 40% Mourvedre.

Cotes du Rhone Vigne du Prieuré
2013: 60% Grenache, 15% Syrah, 15% Mourvedre and 10% Carignan.

Cotes du Rhone Rosé Vigne du Prieuré
2013: 95% Cinsault and 5% Syrah. Press direct.

Cotes du Rhone Blanc Vigne du Prieuré
2013: 50% Roussanne, 25% Marsanne and 25% Clairette.

Cotes du Rhone Blanc Cuvée Viognier
2013: 100% Viognier. 25% fermented and for a while aged in barriques.

5 Chambres d'Hotes are for rent at the domain

The Callet family. Photo belongs to the domain

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Updated 2015-05-07