Domaine Bressy Masson
Route d'Orange 84110 Rasteau
Tel. +33 490 461 045
Direct sale: Monday-Saturday 8.00-12.00 and 14.00-19.00
In 1947 the domain was founded by the grand father of Marie-France Masson.
father Emile Bressy ran the the domain until he died in 1976 and left the domain
to Marie-France. She is married to Thierry Masson.
The next generation Paul Emile Masson helps his parents at the estate.
The area with vines is 30 ha.
Several cuvées of Cotes du Rhone Village Rasteau are made. The
difference between them comes foremost from the age of the vines. Not all
of the cuvées are made every year. It depends on the vintage.
70% Grenache, 30% Syrah. Aged for about 12 months in old
Rasteau Cuvee La Souco D’Or.
blend as mentioned above, but the vines are 50-years-old or more. Aged for 12 months in used barrels.
Rasteau Cuvée Paul Emile
Grenache, 30% Syrah
and 10% Mourvedre. The age of the vines are 80 years or more and it's aged for
12 months in
Rasteau A la Gloire de Mon Père
is made from 80 years old Grenache, 25% Syrah and 15% Mourvedre. The
Syrah is aged in new pièces.
Vin Doux Naturel Three different types are made from 100% Grenache, Doré
Rouge and also a Rancio version. This wine is like a port or a madeira and is
aged in wood.
Cotes du Rhone Village Rasteau Blanc
60% Viognier, 20%
Clairette and 20% Grenache Blanc.